Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Catalan translation of “attention”

attention

noun [no plural]
 
/əˈten·ʃən/
B1 the act of watching or listening to something carefully
atenció
Ladies and gentlemen, could I have your attention, please? (= please listen to me)
pay attention B1 to look at or listen to someone or something carefully
prestar atenció
I missed what she was saying because I wasn’t paying attention.
catch/get someone’s attention to make someone notice you
cridar l’atenció d’algú
I waved at him to get his attention.
draw (someone’s) attention to something/someone to make someone notice something or someone
atreure l’atenció (d’algú) a ac/algú
I would like to draw your attention to the second paragraph.
(Definition of attention from the Cambridge English-Catalan Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Browse related topics

You are looking at an entry to do with Paying attention and being careful, but you might be interested in these topics from the Attention and care topic area:

Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definitions of “attention” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

see the light of day

When something sees the light of day, it appears for the first time.

Word of the Day

Highly delighted, bitterly disappointed, ridiculously cheap: adverbs for emphasis.

by Liz Walter,
October 22, 2014
We often make adjectives stronger by putting an adverb in front of them. The most common ones are very and, for a stronger meaning, extremely: He was very pleased. The ship is extremely large. However, we don’t use very or extremely for adjectives that already have a strong meaning, for example fantastic,

Read More 

life tracking noun

October 20, 2014
the use of one or more devices or apps to monitor health, exercise, how time is spent, etc.

Read More