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Attention

Definition

[n] the work of caring for or attending to someone or something; "no medical care was required"; "the old car needed constant attention"
[n] a courteous act indicating affection; "she tried to win his heart with her many attentions"
[n] a motionless erect stance with arms at the sides and feet together; assumed by military personnel during drill or review; "the troops stood at attention"
[n] the faculty or power of mental concentration; "keeping track of all the details requires your complete attention"
[n] the process whereby a person concentrates on some features of the environment to the (relative) exclusion of others
[n] a general interest that leads people to want to know more; "She was the center of attention"

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Synonyms

aid, attending, care, tending

Antonyms

inattention