attend to - definition and synonyms

phrasal verb [transitive]
present tense
I/you/we/theyattend to
he/she/itattends to
present participleattending to
past tenseattended to
past participleattended to
  1. 1
    attend to something/someone to deal with something or someone

    We still have a number of other matters to attend to.

    He likes work that requires him to attend to a lot of detail.

    Please take a seat and I’ll ask someone to attend to you.

  2. 2
    attend to someone to serve a customer in a shop, restaurant etc

    Are you being attended to?

See also main entry: attend