see to meaning


    Definition of see to in English Dictionary

  • VerbSGsees toPRseeing toPT, PPseen to
    1. To take care of; to effect; to make happen.
      1. After seeing to the shopping, cleaning and cooking, he finally sat down for some rest.
    2. To serve or care for.
      1. Mark, please see to Mrs. Landingham and make sure she has everything she needs.
  • More Examples
    1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
      • The linear labeling continued intraretinally and was seen to be oriented parallel to the surface of the ILM, at variable depths in relation to the retina (Fig 3A).
      • The endocrine cells with a basal euchromatinic nucleus were approximately pyramidal (Fig. 9b) and were seen to extend from the basal membrane toward the gut lumen.
      • The Busby Berkeley stylisations are grim enough, but the high school lawn-mowing has to be seen to be disbelieved.
  • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
    1. Phrases
      • Phrasal verbs
        • Phrasal verbs with particle (to)
      • Verbs
        • Phrasal verbs
          • Phrasal verbs with particle (to)

      Other Vocabulary

      Look-Alike Words
      1. en seen to
      2. en sees to
      3. en seent
      4. en seest
      5. en seeth
      Source: Wiktionary

      Meaning of see to for the defined word.

      Grammatically, this idiom "see to" is a phrase, more specifically, a phrasal verb. It's also a verb, more specifically, a phrasal verb.
      Definiteness: Level 1
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