tendere

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin tendere, present active infinitive of tendō (I stretch, stretch out, distend, extend)

Verb[edit]

tendere

  1. (transitive) to tighten
  2. (transitive) to stretch
  3. (transitive) to crane (the neck)
  4. (intransitive) to tend
    É emerso infatti che chi cerca l’amore tende a guardare maggiormente i volti, mentre chi vuole solamente un’avventura erotica tende a guardare principalmente i corpi.
    It in fact emerged that those who seek love mainly tend to look at faces, while those who just want an erotic adventure chiefly tend to look at bodies.

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Latin[edit]

Verb[edit]

tendere

  1. present active infinitive of tendō