Origin of attendant
OTHER WORDS FROM attendantat·tend·ant·ly, adverbsu·per·at·tend·ant, noun, adjectiveun·at·tend·ant, adjective
How to use attendant in a sentence
When they told flight attendants they had been to West Africa, alarm bells rang and the flight was diverted.
After fifteen minutes of CPR he is pronounced dead and taken to a mortuary, where attendants see him breathing.Real Life Lazarus: When Patients Rise From the Dead|Sandeep Jauhar|August 21, 2014|DAILY BEAST
If they were unable to perform any available job, they served as dignified attendants.
Numerous attendants to her and her prince were either let go or threw up their hands and quit.
Less than 10 minutes later, the attendants wheeled out the gurney, which now bore a black body bag.
The king put him to death, and the attendants of Adelil made of his heart a viand which they presented to her.Women in the fine arts, from the Seventh Century B.C. to the Twentieth Century A.D.|Clara Erskine Clement
She had sent away her attendants, bolted the door against her mother, and sat waiting her summons.Elster's Folly|Mrs. Henry Wood
Directly after them came a lot of palace attendants in curious hats and long robes of all colours of the rainbow.Our Little Korean Cousin|H. Lee M. Pike
The manner of his prisoner, sufficiently mollified the officer; and he made a sign to his attendants to withdraw.The Pastor's Fire-side Vol. 3 of 4|Jane Porter
Besides these attendants, a small blackbird often keeps the buffalo company, who will raise up his head in delight to meet it.Alila, Our Little Philippine Cousin|Mary Hazelton Wade