Tended in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Tended

simple past tense and past participle of tend

Short Example Sentence for Tended

  • 1. Once when Gray was ill he had tended him like a woman. 🔊
  • 2. All that we heard from the natives tended to confirm this view. 🔊
  • 3. Another feature of colonial life tended to accentuate this difference. 🔊
  • 4. They rather tended to gain attention and win the kindness of strangers. 🔊

How to use Tended in Sentence?

  • 1. The ridiculous complexity of his position towards her had not tended to make him very happy. 🔊
  • 2. Verdicts of judicial bodies tended to prove that peasants were paying 60 per cent. 🔊
  • 3. They not only tended an entire family for $25 a year, but furnished the medicines themselves. 🔊
  • 4. His description, however, must inevitably have tended to develop a later scepticism. 🔊
  • 5. Thekla had tended me with the gentle, thoughtful care of a sister, in the midst of her busy life. 🔊
  • 6. Her hands were soft and long and somewhat faded, though carefully tended and of good shape. 🔊
  • 7. He watered and tended it carefully, and one day the little flower became a beautiful maiden. 🔊
  • 8. How glad she was, for there, indeed, was the little bird she had tended and cared for so long. 🔊
  • 9. Hence the two words, like the characters represented by them, tended to pass into one another. 🔊
  • 10. But the mole and the field-mouse did not know how Thumbelina tended and cared for the swallow. 🔊
  • 11. Every thing tended to strengthen my conviction that we were still far from the termination of the river. 🔊
  • 12. In France, in England, in Holland and Belgium every bit of land is tended and made useful. 🔊
  • 13. Inquiries became more specialised, and each tended to segregate itself from the rest as an independent field of science. 🔊
  • 14. Observations from a further set of experiments tended to indicate a direct connection between the effects of tapping and spontaneous coagulation. 🔊
  • 15. He tended that arm as if it were a baby, but it had been strained severely and it came into shape very slowly. 🔊
  • 16. As for the fourth, she tended him with such skill that ere long his wounds were healed and he was quite recovered. 🔊
  • 17. The plants should be tended carefully, and close observation made for the detection of disease or pests. 🔊
  • 18. It would largely lift up the moral and spiritual condition of men if their surroundings were such as tended to keep them in health. 🔊
  • 19. Now he thought of the great growths of trees more as one would think of a flock of animals that must be tended and cared for. 🔊
  • 20. It would have been sweet to have tended her grave, and to have cherished the idea that she was not cut off from the warmth of their daily life. 🔊
  • 21. He threw himself down on the grass at her feet, and pressed his lips to the delicately tended hand that lay upon her lap. 🔊
  • 22. Other pressing occupations and various circumstances tended to impede me, which is often the case when a man least expects it. 🔊
  • 23. He had for twenty years ceased to practise at the bar, and the very different avocations of that long period may have tended to unfit him. 🔊
  • 24. Piles of fresh greens and rich-colored vegetables were tended by gnarled old peasant women sitting under widespread umbrellas of faded colors. 🔊
  • 25. The peculiar circumstances of Ellen's life tended much to develop her character. 🔊
  • 26. The hand had left all things under it, behind, and the table evidently tended continually to keep the hand back. 🔊
  • 27. That's why the software and interfaces developed for the commercial webspace tended to take user's hands off the keyboard and onto the mouse. 🔊
  • 28. As to the Democrats they could always be counted upon to aid in any measure which tended to keep the negroes in a subordinate condition. 🔊
  • 29. But if Cassandra could have overheard the conversation upon the telephone, she would not have felt so certain that it tended in that direction. 🔊
  • 30. The writer read lately of a church in England, the grounds of which were regularly tended and made beautiful by the young men belonging to it. 🔊
  • 31. In the western part of the County the mines tended to produce an utter neglect of agriculture, the effects of which were bad in every way. 🔊
  • 32. The political agitation conducted by the Hindus has for some time past tended to create such a belief amongst the Mahomedans. 🔊
  • 33. It has also tended to develop its members, so that they may not only appreciate education, but that they may be themselves living examples of the value of such education. 🔊
  • 34. To console his weeping wife, they assured her that he had fought bravely; also that they had tended and cared for him until he died and had then given him suitable burial. 🔊
  • 35. Who, then, as husband, brother, father, son, would hesitate to face any danger, any risk, which tended to secure victory? 🔊
  • 36. For four hundred years the monks of St. Bartholomew's tended the poor people of London. 🔊