1) (to go to or be present at: He attended the meeting; He will attend school till he is sixteen.) være til stede, gå på (skole osv.)
2) ((with to) to listen or give attention to: Attend carefully to what the teacher is saying!) høre etter, være oppmerksom på
3) (to deal with: I'll attend to that problem tomorrow.) ta seg av
4) (to look after; to help or serve: Two doctors attended her all through her illness; The queen was attended by four ladies.) ta seg av, pleie; ledsage
- attendant
- in attendance
verb \/əˈtend\/
1) besøke, delta (i), gå på, være til stede, møte frem
the meeting was well attended
møtet hadde god oppslutning
the lectures were well attended
det var mange som møtte frem på forelesningene
2) verne, pleie, behandle (om helsepersonell)
3) (høytidelig) ledsage, følge
4) være oppmerksom, lytte, følge med
Bill, you're not attending!
Bill, du følger ikke med!
5) (golf, også attend the flagstick)
passe (flaggstangen)
attend (up)on oppvarte, stå til rådighet, tjene (gammeldags) følge, være resultat av
attend to passe på, være nøye med ta seg av
she attends to her duties
hun tar seg av pliktene sine
lytte til, høre etter (handelsfag, om kunder e.l.) ekspedere, betjene
I must attend to a customer
jeg må ekspedere en kunde
are you being attended to?
får du hjelp?
attend with forbundet med
be attended by (høytidelig) medføre
this operation is attended by severe risk
denne operasjonen er svært risikofylt
may good luck attend you! (høytidelig) måtte hell og lykke følge deg!

English-Norwegian dictionary. 2013.


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