Synonyms for (noun) tending

Synonyms: tending, care, aid, attention

Definition: the work of providing treatment for or attending to someone or something

Usage: no medical care was required; the old car needs constant attention

Similar words: work

Definition: activity directed toward making or doing something

Usage: she checked several points needing further work

Synonyms for (adjective) tending

Synonyms: given, minded, apt, disposed, tending

Definition: (usually followed by `to') naturally disposed toward

Usage: he is apt to ignore matters he considers unimportant; I am not minded to answer any questions

Similar words: inclined

Definition: (often followed by `to') having a preference, disposition, or tendency

Usage: wasn't inclined to believe the excuse; inclined to be moody