Bedeutung von “attention” im Essential English Dictionary


noun [ no plural ] uk /əˈtenʃən/

B1 the act of watching or listening to something carefully:

I wasn’t paying attention (= listening) to what she was saying.
Ladies and gentlemen, could I have your attention, please? (= please listen to me)
catch/get someone’s attention

to make someone notice you:

I waved at him to get his attention.
draw (someone’s) attention to something/someone

to make someone notice something or someone:

She jumped and shouted to draw attention to herself.

(Definition von “attention” aus dem Cambridge Essential Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)