Student Thesaurus

One entry found for attention.
Entry Word: attention
Function: noun
Text: 1 a focusing of the mind on something <I need your full attention right now>
Synonyms absorption, concentration, engrossment, enthrallment, immersion
Related Words fixation, obsession, preoccupation; alertness, application, awareness, consciousness, consideration, heedfulness, intentness, raptness
Near Antonyms absence, absentmindedness, abstractedness, abstraction, detachment, distraction, obliviousness, remoteness, unawareness, unconsciousness, withdrawal; disinterest, indifference, mindlessness, unconcern; befuddlement, bemusement, bewilderment, confusion
Antonyms inattention
2 a state of being aware <several mothers brought to the committee's attention the deplorable condition of the playground>
Synonyms awareness, cognizance, ear, eye, heed, notice, observance, observation
Related Words advisement, care, concern, consideration, regard, watch; apprehension, discernment, grasp, mind, perception, recognition, thought, understanding
Near Antonyms disregard, neglect, obliviousness, unawareness