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German translation of “attention”

attention

noun /əˈtenʃən/
notice
die Aufmerksamkeit
He tried to attract my attention Pay attention to your teacher !
care
die Behandlung
That broken leg needs urgent attention.
concentration of the mind
die Aufmerksamkeit
His attention wanders .
(in the army etc) a position in which one stands very straight with hands by the sides and feet together
stillstehen
He stood to attention.
attentive /-tiv/ adjective giving attention
aufmerksam
The children were very attentive when the teacher was speaking He was very attentive to her needs .
attentively /-tiv-/ adverb
aufmerksam
They listened attentively to the teacher .
attentiveness noun
die Aufmerksamkeit
(Definition of attention from the Password English-German Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)

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