verb (used with object)
verb (used without object)
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Origin of attend
synonym study for attend
OTHER WORDS FROM attendat·tend·er, nounat·tend·ing·ly, adverbwell-at·tend·ed, adjective
Example sentences from the Web for attend
The Steelers are allowing a little more than 5,000 fans to attend their home games.Pennsylvania says all athletes must wear masks while playing. The Steelers say they’re exempt.|Matt Bonesteel|November 20, 2020|Washington Post
She struck a bargain with her parents that she would endure a debutante season of balls and be presented to the queen if they would allow her to attend university.‘The Woman Who Stole Vermeer’ revisits the strange tale of a British heiress who became a notorious art thief|Katharine Weber|November 20, 2020|Washington Post
So reports of cases among students and staff should not, in themselves, lead us to believe that attending school is a source of spread.Schools are not spreading covid-19. This new data explains why.|Emily Oster|November 20, 2020|Washington Post
In Northern Virginia, more people are attending social gatherings while not wearing masks.Virginia’s coronavirus numbers are rising. Here’s what you need to know.|Antonio Olivo|November 20, 2020|Washington Post
Among people who contracted the virus in the first half of October — when the rise in cases in the District was beginning — nearly one in four had attended a social gathering of at least five people, and one in five had eaten in a restaurant.D.C.’s coronavirus numbers are rising. Here’s what you need to know.|Julie Zauzmer|November 20, 2020|Washington Post
Smith attended both funerals as a cop and as the husband of Police Officer Moira Smith, who died on 9/11.
But how different would things have been 11 years later, when Scalise attended the Duke event?Steve Scalise and the Right’s Ridiculous Racial Blame Game|Michael Tomasky|January 2, 2015|DAILY BEAST
The event saw well over 100,000 attendees last year making it one of the best-attended pride events in the country.
Correction: An earlier version of this article said John Lewis attended the event, not Elijah Cummings.Capitol Hill's Black Staffers Walk Out to Say ‘Hands Up, Don't Shoot!’|Tim Mak|December 11, 2014|DAILY BEAST
I ask Alexander Gilkes, referring to Prince William and Kate Middleton, whose wedding he attended.William, Kate, and Jay Z’s Favorite Art Star: Alexander Gilkes' World of Rock Stars and Royalty|Tim Teeman|December 10, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Unfortunately for Punch's plans, it was decided that he should be sent to a day-school which Harry attended.Kipling Stories and Poems Every Child Should Know, Book II|Rudyard Kipling
Batterby, in gaudy raiment, went to an office in Manchester; in gaudier raiment he often attended race meetings.The Joyous Adventures of Aristide Pujol|William J. Locke
So he laid the letter aside until he had attended to all other business, and later opened and read it.The Homesteader|Oscar Micheaux
Bobby attended this institution of learning with his particular chum and the boys had no end of good times.Squinty the Comical Pig|Richard Barnum
Clearly his business abilities were great; his reforms were bold and drastic, and success attended his efforts.