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attention

Synonyms of attention in English:

noun

  • 1 the issue clearly needs further attention
    contemplation, consideration, deliberation, thought, thinking, studying, investigation, action
  • 2 he was likely to attract the attention of a policeman
    awareness, notice, observation, consciousness, heed, recognition, regard, scrutiny, surveillance, attentiveness;
  • 3 they failed to give adequate medical attention
    care, treatment, therapy, ministration, succour, relief, support, aid, help, assistance, service
  • 4 the parson was effusive in his attentions
    courtesy, civility, politeness, respect, gallantry, urbanity, deference;
    overture, suggestion, approach, suit, pass, wooing, courting
  • Phrases

    pay attention

    1
    an assortment of motivational tools is necessary to keep them in class and paying attention
    listen, be attentive, attend, concentrate on, concentrate on hearing, give ear to, lend an ear to;
    hang on someone's words

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