tending
1. [ noun ] the work of caring for or attending to someone or something
Synonyms: attention care aid
Examples:

"no medical care was required" "the old car needed constant attention"

Related terms: work treatment first_aid incubation nursing nurturance manicure livery pet_sitting dental_care hair_care pedicure skin_care tender_loving_care nourishment personal_care tree_surgery maternalism faith_healing health_care babysitting care tend
2. [ adjective ] (usually followed by `to') naturally disposed toward
Synonyms: disposed given minded apt
Examples:

"he is apt to ignore matters he considers unimportant" "I am not minded to answer any questions"

Related terms: inclined
Similar spelling:   tenting
  tendinous
  tendon
  tendinitis
  tendency