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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
(Definition of attention from the Password English-German Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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