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Spanish translation of “attention”

attention

noun /əˈtenʃən/
notice
atención
He tried to attract my attention Pay attention to your teacher!
care
cuidado
That injury needs urgent attention.
concentration of the mind
atención
His attention wanders.
(in the army etc) a position in which one stands very straight with hands by the sides and feet together
posición de firmes
He stood to attention.
attentive /-tiv/ adjective giving attention
atento
The children were very attentive when the teacher was speaking He was very attentive to her needs.
attentively /-tiv-/ adverb
atentamente
They listened attentively to the lecturer.
attentiveness noun
atención
the attentiveness of students during class.
(Definition of attention from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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