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Attention

At`ten´tion
n.1.The act or state of attending or heeding; the application of the mind to any object of sense, representation, or thought; notice; exclusive or special consideration; earnest consideration, thought, or regard; obedient or affectionate heed; the supposed power or faculty of attending.
2.An act of civility or courtesy; care for the comfort and pleasure of others; as, attentions paid to a stranger.
To pay attention to
to be courteous or attentive to; to wait upon as a lover; to court.
Noun1.Attentionattention - the process whereby a person concentrates on some features of the environment to the (relative) exclusion of others
Synonyms: attending
Antonyms:
inattention - lack of attention
2.attention - the work of caring for or attending to someone or something; "no medical care was required"; "the old car needed constant attention"
Synonyms: care, tending, aid
3.attention - a general interest that leads people to want to know more; "She was the center of attention"
4.attention - a courteous act indicating affection; "she tried to win his heart with her many attentions"
5.attention - the faculty or power of mental concentration; "keeping track of all the details requires your complete attention"
6.attention - a motionless erect stance with arms at the sides and feet together; assumed by military personnel during drill or review; "the troops stood at attention"
NB, TLC, absorption, acclaim, act of courtesy, acuity, acuteness, agility, amenity, anticipation, assiduity, attentions, attentiveness, audibility, audience, audition, aural examination, aural sense, auscultation, awareness, benignity, brightness, bugging, carefulness, caution, circumspectness, civility, cognizance, concentration, concern, conference, consciousness, considerateness, courtesy, debate, deference, deliberation, devoirs, diligence, distinction, duties, eager attention, ear, eavesdropping, egards, electronic surveillance, engrossment, examination by ear, favor, favorable attention, forethought, gallantry, graceful gesture, hearing, heedfulness, heeding, homage, honor, hushed attention, immersion, industry, intentness, interview, keenness, kindliness, limelight, listening, listening in, loving care, mark, mind, mindfulness, nimbleness, note, notoriety, observation, polite act, preparedness, prominence, promptitude, promptness, publicity, punctuality, quickness, rapt attention, readiness, regard, regardfulness, regards, remark, respects, reverence, sedulity, sedulousness, sense of hearing, sensibility, sharpness, sleeplessness, smartness, solicitude, tender loving care, thoughtfulness, tryout, urbanity, wakefulness, wiretapping
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