Translation of "attention" - English-German dictionary

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

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