Translation of "attention" - English-French dictionary

attention

noun /əˈtenʃən/

notice

attention
He tried to attract my attention
Pay attention to your teacher!

care

soins
That broken leg needs urgent attention.

concentration of the mind

attention
His attention wanders.

(in the army etc) a position in which one stands very straight with hands by the sides and feet together

(au) garde-à-vous
He stood to attention.
attentive /-tiv/ adjective

giving attention

attentif (à)
The children were very attentive when the teacher was speaking
He was very attentive to her needs.
attentively /-tiv-/ adverb

attentivement
They listened attentively to the teacher.
attentiveness noun

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(Translation of “attention” from the PASSWORD English–French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)