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tender (n):
ship that usually provides supplies to other ships
tender (n):
a boat for communication between ship and shore
tender (n):
car attached to a locomotive to carry fuel and water
tender (n):
a formal proposal to buy at a specified price
Related Words: bid
tender (n):
someone who waits on or tends to or attends to the needs of another
Related Words: attendantat
tender (n):
something that can be used as an official medium of payment
tender (v):
make tender or more tender as by marinating, pounding, or applying a tenderizer
Samples
tenderize meat
Related Words: iseize
tender (v):
make a tender of; in legal settlements
tender (v):
offer or present for acceptance
tender (v):
propose a payment
Samples
The Swiss dealer offered $2 million for the painting
Related Words: bidoffer
tender (s):
(of plants) not hardy; easily killed by adverse growing condition
Samples
tender green shoots
tender (s):
having or displaying warmth or affection
Samples
affectionate children.
a fond embrace.
fond of his nephew.
a tender glance.
a warm embrace

Related Words: affectionatefondwarm
tender (s):
young and immature
Samples
at a tender age
tender (s):
hurting
Samples
the tender spot on his jaw
Related Words: rawsensitivesore
tender (s):
(used of boats) inclined to heel over easily under sail
tender (a):
easy to cut or chew
Samples
tender beef
tender (a):
physically untoughened
Samples
tender feet
tender (a):
given to sympathy or gentleness or sentimentality
Samples
a tender heart.
a tender smile.
tender loving care.
tender memories.
a tender mother
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The truth hurts

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Hearing the truth can sometimes be painful, especially when you have been believing something else for a long time


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