There are 2 main translations of tend in German:

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tend 1

British English: /tɛnd/
American English: /tɛnd/

intransitive verb

  • 1 (be moving or directed)
    (Strom, Bach) towards in Richtung
    (Sterne) towards auf + Akk.
    [figurative]
    sich zubewegen
    towards auf + Akk.
    all opinions tend to the same conclusion
    alle Meinungen führen zur gleichen Schlussfolgerung
  • 2 (be apt or inclined) See examples:tend to something
    zu etwas neigen
    tend to do something
    dazu neigen od. tendieren, etwas zu tun
    this tends to suggest that …
    dies deutet darauf hin, dass …
    it tends to get quite cold there at nights
    es wird dort nachts oft sehr kalt
    he tends to get upset if …
    er regt sich leicht auf, wenn …

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tend 2

transitive verb

  • sich kümmern um
    (Schafe)
    (Maschine)
    the rice has to be tended carefully
    der Reis erfordert sorgfältige Pflege

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