@ef401 “tender” is used when something is soft and delicate. If someone says, “They act really tender towards me.” They’re saying that the person is being kind, delicate, sweet, etc. if someone says, “This chicken is really tender.” They’re saying that the chicken is soft, juicy, has just the right amount of chewiness
@ef401 a verb shows an action or state of being. Tender can also be a word to use in place of “offer” or “bid” or “give” in a formal setting. “She tendered her resignation letter on Friday.” This shows that she gave her resignation letter on Friday. “What price should we tender for this contract?” This sentence suggests that the person is asking what price they should offer for the contract.