Noun(1) someone who waits on or tends to or attends to the needs of another(2) a person who is present and participates in a meeting(3) an event or situation that happens at the same time as or in connection with another
Adjective(1) being present (at a meeting or event, etc.(2) occurring with or following as a consequence
(1) For the past five years I have been a regular attendant at the Algico Primary Schools Sports and the lack of parental support has always struck me.(2) The Prince would produce a rapid succession of sizzling chops, steaks and sausages not only for the guests but also for the attendant staff.(3) If by ├ö├ç├┐urban├ö├ç├û we mean the tendency to form society, founding cities with all their attendant rules, then the Harappan people succeeded admirably.(4) Being an attendant lord must be the height of our ambition.(5) I must confess that anything resembling objectivity was corrupted by the rather disturbed presence of my attendant companions.(6) What is sad is that neither of them can attribute late diagnosis and the attendant complications to social deprivation, poor access to medical care, or any of the factors identified by Fraser et al.(7) We stepped aside only for a large flock of freshly-shorn sheep that seemed, without attendant farmer or dog, on autopilot back to their field.(8) The worry caused by the affair and the attendant concern over people's money leaves a bad taste, even if the entire saga was a misunderstanding and everyone gets their money back.(9) These creatures are touted as wonderful companions without the attendant problems caused by real pets and/or other human beings.(10) Government policy states that increases in water charges should result in an attendant reduction in commercial rates, yet, both continue to rise.(11) She was also an avid bingo player and a regular attendant at the Adoration Hour in Ballon Church.(12) The muscle biopsy can be accomplished as an outpatient procedure and carries the attendant risks of pain, bleeding, infection, and sensory loss.(13) Godric had been his personal attendant since his sixteenth year and the man had been just as preoccupied about the state of Briar's appearance then as he was now.(14) He was, on the face of it, no more than an accessory to the theatrically gifted and great, an attendant lord but never Hamlet.(15) The last essay, by Blair Ruble, deals with the problems attendant on the creation of new civic or national symbols.(16) Same ward at night and a toddler without an attendant parent screamed for a full hour while three members of staff chatted and laughed around the desk, until two parents got up and complained.