attentiveness


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at·ten·tive

 (ə-tĕn′tĭv)
adj.
1. Paying close attention; alert or observant: an attentive listener; attentive to detail. See Synonyms at careful.
2. Showing care for the needs or desires of others; caring or courteous. See Synonyms at thoughtful.

at·ten′tive·ly adv.
at·ten′tive·ness n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.attentiveness - paying particular notice (as to children or helpless people)attentiveness - paying particular notice (as to children or helpless people); "his attentiveness to her wishes"; "he spends without heed to the consequences"
attending, attention - the process whereby a person concentrates on some features of the environment to the (relative) exclusion of others
advertence, advertency - the process of being heedful
heedlessness, inattentiveness - a lack of attentiveness (as to children or helpless people)
2.attentiveness - the trait of being considerate and thoughtful of othersattentiveness - the trait of being considerate and thoughtful of others
considerateness, thoughtfulness, consideration - kind and considerate regard for others; "he showed no consideration for her feelings"
3.attentiveness - the trait of being observant and paying attentionattentiveness - the trait of being observant and paying attention
trait - a distinguishing feature of your personal nature
carefulness - the quality of being careful and painstaking; "I admired the carefulness of his work"
heedfulness, mindfulness - the trait of staying aware of (paying close attention to) your responsibilities
carefulness, caution, cautiousness - the trait of being cautious; being attentive to possible danger; "a man of caution"
weather eye, vigilance, watchfulness - vigilant attentiveness; "he keeps a weather eye open for trouble"
inadvertency, unmindfulness, inadvertence, heedlessness - the trait of forgetting or ignoring your responsibilities
inattentiveness - the trait of not being considerate and thoughtful of others

attentiveness

noun
1. Concentration of the mental powers on something:
Translations
يَقَظَه، إنْتِباه
pozornost
opmærksomhed
umhyggja

attentiveness

[əˈtentɪvnɪs] N
1. (= alertness) → atención f
2. (= consideration) → atención f

attentiveness

attentiveness

[əˈtɛntɪvnɪs] nattenzione f; (consideration) → sollecitudine f

attention

(əˈtenʃən) noun
1. notice. He tried to attract my attention; Pay attention to your teacher!
2. care. That broken leg needs urgent attention.
3. concentration of the mind. His attention wanders.
4. (in the army etc) a position in which one stands very straight with hands by the sides and feet together. He stood to attention.
atˈtentive (-tiv) adjective
giving attention. The children were very attentive when the teacher was speaking; attentive to her needs.
atˈtentively (-tiv-) adverb
They listened attentively.
atˈtentiveness noun
References in classic literature ?
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The ABD strongly opposes the proposal and says it serves no positive purpose whatsoever and will act only to slow journeys, reduce attentiveness and further increase contempt for the law.
The award recognises exceptional courtesy and attentiveness to all passengers and customers, while offering the highest quality of airport security.