Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

English definition of “come to sb's attention/notice”

come to sb's attention/notice

If something comes to your attention, you notice it: It has recently come to my attention that some of the younger boys are not using the toilets for the proper purpose.Using the eyesEyesight, glasses and lensesThe eye and surrounding areaPerceptive
(Definition of come to sb's attention/notice from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Word of the Day

improvisation

a performance that an actor, musician, etc. has not practised or planned

Word of the Day

Blog

Read our blog about how the English language behaves.

Learn More

New Words

Find words and meanings that have just started to be used in English, and let us know what you think of them.

Learn More