Synonyms of attentive in English:



  • 1 a bright and attentive scholar
    perceptive, observant, alert, acute, aware, heedful, vigilant;
    intent, focused, undistracted, committed, studious, diligent, conscientious, earnest;
    informal not missing a trick, on the ball
  • 2 the most attentive of husbands
    conscientious, considerate, thoughtful, kind, caring, solicitous, understanding, sympathetic, obliging, accommodating, courteous, gallant, chivalrous;
    dutiful, responsible
    [Antonyms] inconsiderate
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