centre of attention

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Noun1.centre of attention - the object upon which interest and attention focuses; "his stories made him the center of the party"
object - the focus of cognitions or feelings; "objects of thought"; "the object of my affection"
conversation piece - something interesting that stimulates conversation
crosshairs - a center of interest; "the war on terrorism has put Saddam Hussein in the crosshairs"
cynosure - something that strongly attracts attention and admiration; "if he was the cynosure of all eyes he didn't notice"
eye-catcher - a striking person or thing that attracts attention
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The centre of attention again Miss L Price should get her ears tested if she thinks Cliff Richard sang really well at Cilla's funeral.
The only thing stars in the Arab world like more than expensive jewelry is being the centre of attention, and this week Nancy Ajram got to combine these two great loves when she shot the video for her new single 'Bidak Timshi Fik' (You Want To Go You Can).
However, the former model does admit that she has liked being the centre of attention in the past.
Fernando Torres will be the centre of attention and this game gives him the chance to kick-start his Chelsea career.
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Summary: Megan Fox was the centre of attention at the premiere of Jennifer's Body in Toronto, the film in which she plays a flesh-eating monster.
SHE loves to be the centre of attention - and Grace Jones made sure she was EXACTLY that.
BEING the centre of attention seems to be exhausting work for these two gorgeous white lion cubs.
She loves being the centre of attention, wants to be famous, rich and a bit thinner.
This unusual feature will be centre of attention at summer parties
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