call attention

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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend: attention - point out carefully and clearly
point, indicate, designate, show - indicate a place, direction, person, or thing; either spatially or figuratively; "I showed the customer the glove section"; "He pointed to the empty parking space"; "he indicated his opponents"
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This I have said here, not to call attention to myself as an individual, but to the race to which I am proud to belong.
In the first place, we must call attention to the extreme care he gave to his linen, the only distinction that well- bred men can nowadays exhibit in their clothes.
ISLAMABAD -- Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) MNA Ayesha Gulalai Wazir on Friday submitted a call attention notice at the National Assembly Secretariat against letters written by Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) to 55 foreign embassies including India.
He was responding to a call attention notice by Khalida Mansoor and Nighat Parveen Mir regarding problems faced by government employees to receive pensions.
MQM Senator Tahir Hussain Mashhadi presented call attention motion in which he stated that police, rangers and intelligence agencies have been failed to maintain law and order in Karachi city as target killing and violence is continued in the city of lights.
The typographic stunts call attention to form in the same way oriental calligraphy calls attention to form.
LoCA" Seeks to Call Attention to Region and its Passion for Wine
The failure to exhaust all reasonable efforts to call attention to potential misconduct involving a member and House page is not merely the exercise of poor judgment, it is a present danger to House pages and to the integrity of the institution of the House.
The monkeys have a "pyow" sound to call attention to leopards and a "hack" sound to warn of an eagle.
Her mission is dearly to call attention to the erasure of Canada Lee and make his forgotten story memorable once more.
the renunciation and profession; baptismal architecture ("the font should be of a size sufficient to call attention to itself," p.
We generally led discrete lives not wanting to call attention to ourselves.