INTEREST›when you watch, listen to, or think about something carefully or with interest: Ladies and gentlemen, could I have your attention, please?I was watching TV so you didn't have my full attention.
pay attention (to sth)›to watch, listen to, or think about something carefully or with interest: You weren't paying attention to what I was saying.
bring/draw (sb's) attention to sth/sb›to make someone notice something or someone: If I could just draw your attention to the second paragraph.She's always trying to draw attention to herself.
attract/get (sb's) attention›to make someone notice you: I waved at him to get his attention.
TREATMENT›treatment to deal with a problem: medical attentionThis old engine needs a lot of attention.