Tended in a sentence

Definition of Tended

simple past tense and past participle of tend

How to use Tended in a Sentence?

  • The ridiculous complexity of his position towards her had not tended to make him very happy.
  • Verdicts of judicial bodies tended to prove that peasants were paying 60 per cent.
  • They not only tended an entire family for $25 a year, but furnished the medicines themselves.
  • His description, however, must inevitably have tended to develop a later scepticism.
  • Thekla had tended me with the gentle, thoughtful care of a sister, in the midst of her busy life.
  • Her hands were soft and long and somewhat faded, though carefully tended and of good shape.
  • He watered and tended it carefully, and one day the little flower became a beautiful maiden.
  • How glad she was, for there, indeed, was the little bird she had tended and cared for so long.
  • Hence the two words, like the characters represented by them, tended to pass into one another.
  • But the mole and the field-mouse did not know how Thumbelina tended and cared for the swallow.
  • Every thing tended to strengthen my conviction that we were still far from the termination of the river.
  • In France, in England, in Holland and Belgium every bit of land is tended and made useful.
  • Inquiries became more specialised, and each tended to segregate itself from the rest as an independent field of science.
  • Observations from a further set of experiments tended to indicate a direct connection between the effects of tapping and spontaneous coagulation.
  • He tended that arm as if it were a baby, but it had been strained severely and it came into shape very slowly.
  • As for the fourth, she tended him with such skill that ere long his wounds were healed and he was quite recovered.
  • The plants should be tended carefully, and close observation made for the detection of disease or pests.
  • It would largely lift up the moral and spiritual condition of men if their surroundings were such as tended to keep them in health.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • He threw himself down on the grass at her feet, and pressed his lips to the delicately tended hand that lay upon her lap.
  • Other pressing occupations and various circumstances tended to impede me, which is often the case when a man least expects it.
  • 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.
  • Piles of fresh greens and rich-colored vegetables were tended by gnarled old peasant women sitting under widespread umbrellas of faded colors.
  • The peculiar circumstances of Ellen's life tended much to develop her character.
  • The hand had left all things under it, behind, and the table evidently tended continually to keep the hand back.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • But if Cassandra could have overheard the conversation upon the telephone, she would not have felt so certain that it tended in that direction.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • The political agitation conducted by the Hindus has for some time past tended to create such a belief amongst the Mahomedans.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • Who, then, as husband, brother, father, son, would hesitate to face any danger, any risk, which tended to secure victory?
  • For four hundred years the monks of St. Bartholomew's tended the poor people of London.

Short Example Sentence for Tended

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

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