attention

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 /əˈtɛnʃən/


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attention nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (mental focus)atenção sf
 The best students pay attention in class.
 Os melhores alunos prestam atenção nas aulas.
attention nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (notice)atenção sf
 An employee brought the matter to my attention.
 Um dos empregados trouxe o assunto à minha atenção.
attention nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (care)atenção sf
 The school's attention to my daughter's special needs has been excellent.
  Está faltando alguma coisa importante ? Notifique-nos a respeito de erros ou sugestões para que possamos aprimorar o nosso sistema.

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InglêsPortuguês
at attention advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." (military: standing straight) (militar)em posição de sentido loc adv
attention span nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (duration of concentration) (duração da concentração)limiar de atenção loc sm
 Most adults have an attention span of about 20 minutes.
attention to detail nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (notice given to the smallest elements of [sth])atenção a detalhes loc sf
 One of the key differences between good service and top-notch service is in attention to detail. The artist's attention to detail made her paintings completely realistic.
attention-getting adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house." informal (showy)chamativo, vistoso adj
 That certainly is an attention-getting outfit.
 Essa é definitivamente uma roupa chamativa (or: vistosa).
attract attention v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end." (be noticeable; draw interest)atrair atenção loc vt
 That new sports car is certain to attract attention.
attract attention v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end." (signal)atrair atenção loc vt
 I shouted across the room to try and attract attention.
 Eu gritei para o outro lado da sala para atrair atenção.
catch the attention of [sb] v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end." (be noticed)captar a atenção de expres v
  prender a atenção de expres v
 His manly voice caught my attention.
center of attention (US),
centre of attention (UK)
nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
(focal point)centro da atenção sm
 The UAE was the centre of attention as the region's biggest football tournament came to the country.
center of attention (US),
centre of attention (UK)
nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
figurative (focus of interest) (foco de interesse)centro das atenções sm
 The painting was the centre of attention at the exhibition.
come to the attention of [sb],
come to [sb]'s attention
v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
(be noticed)chegar ao conhecimento loc v int
  chamar a atenção loc v int
 It has come to the attention of management that many employees are using the computers to play games.
command attention vtr + n (be striking, impressive)chamar atenção loc vt
demand attention vtr + n (behave in attention-seeking way)tentar chamar atenção expres
 That child is constantly demanding attention.
demand attention vtr + n (require urgent consideration)exigir atenção expres
 Gun violence is a serious matter that demands attention.
direct attention to [sth/sb],
direct your attention to [sth/sb]
v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
(attract notice, highlight)chamar atenção expres
  realçar, ressaltar vt
 I'd like to direct your attention to the graph at the top of Page 5 in the report.
distract attention from [sth] v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end." (create a diversion)desviar atenção de expres
 Magicians need to know how to distract attention from what they are doing. The gaudy packaging is just an attempt to distract attention from the shoddy product inside.
divert attention v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end." (create a distraction)desviar a atenção expres
 The Prime Minister's speech on immigration was an attempt to divert attention from more serious issues.
divided attention nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (multitasking)atenção dividida loc sf
 The study investigates the influence of divided attention on the performance of car drivers.
draw attention vtr + n (be very noticeable)chamar atenção expres v
 Garish clothing draws attention.
 Roupas berrantes chamam atenção.
draw the attention of vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (attract, interest)chamar a atenção de expres v
 The street entertainer drew the attention of a large crowd.
hold the attention viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived." (be interesting)interessar, cativar v int
 The movie had an entertaining beginning, but it failed to hold the attention of the audience for the entire ninety minutes.
medical attention nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (assistance of a medical professional)assistência médica loc sf
meticulous attention nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (extreme diligence and care)atenção meticulosa loc sf
 You must pay meticulous attention to the instructions, as I will only state them once. She paid meticulous attention to her work, ensuring it was always perfect.
pay attention vtr + n (be attentive)prestar atenção expres v
 Pay attention! Don't keep reading when I'm talking to you!
pay close attention v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end." (take notice)observar vt
  prestar muita atenção expres v
 I was paying close attention but I still have no idea how the magician lifted your watch!
pay no attention v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end." (not take notice)não dar atenção expres v
 Pay no attention to the man behind the curtain.
pay no attention to v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end." (ignore, not take notice of)ignorar vt
 Pay no attention to his rudeness.
pay special attention to [sth] v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end." (take specific note of)atentar para expres v
 The math teacher said we should pay special attention to the negative signs.
selective attention nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (mental focus on [sth] in particular)atenção seletiva loc sf
 The boy's selective attention helped him ignore his parents' calls.
urgent attention nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (immediate assistance or care) (assistência imediata ou cuidado)atenção especial sf
  urgência sf
  Está faltando alguma coisa importante ? Notifique-nos a respeito de erros ou sugestões para que possamos aprimorar o nosso sistema.
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