Another word for tend
To watch over
To have a tendency (toward)
conduce, lead, point, direct, make for, result in, serve to, be in the habit of, favor, be disposed toward, be predisposed to, be biased in favor of, be prejudiced in favor of, be apt to, gravitate toward, incline to, verge on.
Another word for tendverb verb
To have the care and supervision of:attend, care for, look after, mind, minister to, see to, watch. Idioms: keep an eye on, look out for, take care (or charge) of, take under one's wing. See care for
To prepare (soil) for the planting and raising of crops:cultivate, culture, dress, till, work. See prepared, touch