Synonyms of attention in English:



  • 1 the issue clearly needs further attention
    observation, attentiveness, intentness, notice, concentration, heed, heedfulness, mindfulness, regard, scrutiny; 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; curiosity, inquisitiveness
  • 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; compliment, flattery, blandishment; overture, suggestion, approach, suit, pass, wooing, courting
  • Phrases

    pay attention

    an assortment of motivational tools is necessary to keep them in class and paying attentionlistenbe attentiveattendconcentrate onconcentrate on hearinggive ear tolend an ear tohang on someone's words

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