- Directing a great deal of attention, interest, or activity towards a particular aim: Darren knows what he wants and he’s very focused he seems to be very focused on the new challenge the need for more focused researchMore example sentences
concentrated, concentrating, attentive, absorbed, engrossed, fascinated, enthralled, enrapt, rapt, earnest, intense, studious, fixed, steady, steadfast, occupied, preoccupied, wrapped up, alert, watchful, observant; determined, resolved, firm, committed, single-minded; inflexible, obsessive, obsessed, fanatical, fixated
- Mr Darling claims he has always been for focused tax rises.
- In the 1980s, we became the first regionally-based law firm to open a London office, focused on corporate transactions.
- Now in college, he is taking a very good course - elective, not required - focused on the roots of Western culture.