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English definition of “focus (sth) on/upon sb/sth”

focus (sth) on/upon sb/sth

phrasal verb with focus     /ˈfəʊ.kəs/ US  /ˈfoʊ-/ verb (-s-)
B2 to give a lot of attention to one particular person, subject, or thing: Tonight's programme focuses on the way that homelessness affects the young. When the kitchen is finished I'm going to focus my attention on the garden and get that sorted out.Paying attention and being carefulCautious and vigilant
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