Definition of attention-grabbing in English:

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attention-grabbing

adjective

Attracting people’s notice; striking: the buildings were sufficiently attention-grabbing to find their place in international magazines
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  • Using an attention-grabbing headline ensures the reader will continue to read the rest of the ad.
  • A good attention-grabbing opener will get the person you're talking to more focused on what you have to say.
  • I ask him how he copes with the American attitude to his attention-grabbing books.

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Syllabification: at·ten·tion-grab·bing

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