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Principal Translations
atención nfnombre femenino: Sustantivo de género exclusivamente femenino ("mesa", "tabla"). (interés)attention nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
 Los alumnos prestan poca atención al profesor.
 The students pay very little attention to the professor.
atención nfnombre femenino: Sustantivo de género exclusivamente femenino ("mesa", "tabla"). (ayuda, asistencia)service, assistance nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
  attention nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
 Dirige tu reclamación al departamento de atención a clientes.
 Direct your complaint to the customer service department.
  This man needs immediate medical attention.This sentence is not a translation of the Spanish sentence.
 
Additional Translations
¡Atención! interjinterjección: Interjección o exclamación, propia o impropia, de una sola palabra ("uy", "uf", "bravo", "viva"). (llamada de aviso)attention! interjinterjection: Exclamation--for example, "Oh no!" "Wow!"
  warning! interjinterjection: Exclamation--for example, "Oh no!" "Wow!"
  Listen up! interjinterjection: Exclamation--for example, "Oh no!" "Wow!"
 ¡Atención! ¡Va a empezar la subasta!
 Attention, everyone! The auction is about to start.
atención nfnombre femenino: Sustantivo de género exclusivamente femenino ("mesa", "tabla"). (cortesía)kindness, courtesy nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
 Mi jefe tuvo la atención de invitarme a cenar en su casa con su familia.
 My boss had the kindness to invite me to his home for dinner with his family.
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WordReference English-Spanish Dictionary © 2015:

Compound Forms:
a la atención de exprexpresión: Expresiones idiomáticas, dichos, refranes y frases hechas de tres o más palabras ("Dios nos libre", "a lo hecho, pecho"). (dirigido a)to the attention of exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own."
  (in address)Attn: exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own."
acaparar la atención (atraer intencionadamente)capture [sb]'s attention, attract [sb]'s interest v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
  get all the attention v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
atención a clientes loc nom flocución nominal femenina: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como sustantivo femenino ("casa de citas", "zona cero", "arma secreta"). (servicio al cliente)customer service nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
atención a la demanda attention to demand, response to demand nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
atención a la diversidad grupo nomgrupo nominal: Expresión que combina un sustantivo con sus modificadores y complementos, que forman una expresión compuesta usual, sin llegar a ser una locución nominal fija ("adjudicación de herencia", "despedida de soltero"). (promover la igualdad)diversity outreach nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
  diversity awareness nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
 Todas las instituciones educativas deben practicar la atención a la diversidad.
 Every educational institution should practice diversity outreach.
atención a la infancia (cuidado del niño)childcare nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
atención a los alumnos student services nplplural noun: Noun always used in plural form--for example, "jeans," "scissors."
atención a los padres parent outreach, parent-teacher relation nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
atención al cliente loc nom flocución nominal femenina: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como sustantivo femenino ("casa de citas", "zona cero", "arma secreta"). (reclamaciones)customer service nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
 El personal de atención al cliente brinda asesoría y resuelve dudas o quejas.
 Customer service staff gives advice and resolves doubts or complaints.
atención al pasajero passenger service, passenger assistance nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
atención al público customer service nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
atención al usuario user assistance, end-user assistance nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
atención ambulatoria ambulatory care, outpatient care nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
atención comercial commercial assistance nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
atención de care of n + prep
atención de contingencias response to contingencies, emergency response nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
atención de emergencias emergency services nplplural noun: Noun always used in plural form--for example, "jeans," "scissors."
  emergency response nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
atención de la casa,
detalle de la casa
home care nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
atención de los pacientes patient care nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
atención de primera nfnombre femenino: Sustantivo de género exclusivamente femenino ("mesa", "tabla"). (buena atención)first class care nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
atención de quejas customer service department, complaint response nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
atención directa personal attention, direct attention, direct service, direct care nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
atención domiciliaria nfnombre femenino: Sustantivo de género exclusivamente femenino ("mesa", "tabla"). (medicina: asistencia en domicilio)home health care nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
  (US)home hospice care nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
atención en la conducción paying attention while driving exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own."
  keeping your eyes on the road exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own."
atención farmacéutica pharmacist advice, pharmaceutical advice nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
atención integral holistic care nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
atención local local assistance nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
atención médica health care nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
  medical attention nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
atención permanente permanent assistance, ongoing service nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
atención personal personal assistance nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
atención personalizada nf + adj (especial para cada uno)personalized care, personalized attention nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
atención preliminar preliminary assistance nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
atención sanitaria healthcare nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
  health related assistance nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
atención telefónica nf + adj (servicio por teléfono)telephone helpline nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
atención telefónica personalizada personalized phone support nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
atención temprana early assistance, on-time assistance nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
captar la atención y el interés catch the attention and interest v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
centrar su atención en algo loc verblocución verbal: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como verbo ("sacar fuerzas de flaqueza", "acusar recibo"). (concentrarse)focus your attention on [sth] v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
centro de atención  (US)center of attention nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
  (UK)centre of attention nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
centro de atención a usuarios user help desk nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
  (US)customer help center nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
  (UK)customer help centre nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
desviar la atención loc verblocución verbal: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como verbo ("sacar fuerzas de flaqueza", "acusar recibo"). (distraer)divert attention vtr + n
  (passive)be distracted vi + past p
  The clown diverted the attention of the spectators.This sentence is not a translation of the Spanish sentence.
en atención a algo in reference to something exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own."
foco de atención  (US)center of attention nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
  (UK)centre of attention nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
  focal point nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
horario de atención al público exprexpresión: Expresiones idiomáticas, dichos, refranes y frases hechas de tres o más palabras ("Dios nos libre", "a lo hecho, pecho"). (apertura al público)public opening times nplplural noun: Noun always used in plural form--for example, "jeans," "scissors."
llamada de atención wake up call nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
llamar la atención attract attention vtr + n
llamar poderosamente la atención really attract attention v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
llamarle la atención a alguien call attention to [sb] v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
  call [sb]'s attention, grab [sb]'s attention v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
mantener la atención loc verblocución verbal: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como verbo ("sacar fuerzas de flaqueza", "acusar recibo"). (seguir atendiendo) (to other people)hold [sb]´s attention v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
  (on [sth] in particular)stay focused vtr + adj
  remain focused vi + adj
  In class it's vital that the teacher holds the students' attention.This sentence is not a translation of the Spanish sentence.
  If we want to win this match we must stay focused.This sentence is not a translation of the Spanish sentence.
merecer especial atención loc verblocución verbal: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como verbo ("sacar fuerzas de flaqueza", "acusar recibo"). (requerir dedicación)merit special attention, deserve special attention v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
módulo de atención grupo nomgrupo nominal: Expresión que combina un sustantivo con sus modificadores y complementos, que forman una expresión compuesta usual, sin llegar a ser una locución nominal fija ("adjudicación de herencia", "despedida de soltero"). (zona de atención al cliente)service module, customer care service nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
módulo de atención ciudadana grupo nomgrupo nominal: Expresión que combina un sustantivo con sus modificadores y complementos, que forman una expresión compuesta usual, sin llegar a ser una locución nominal fija ("adjudicación de herencia", "despedida de soltero"). (zona de atención al ciudadano)citizen service module, citizen service bureau nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
objeto de atención object of attention nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
prestar atención vtr + nf (atender a)pay attention vtr + n
punto de atención grupo nomgrupo nominal: Expresión que combina un sustantivo con sus modificadores y complementos, que forman una expresión compuesta usual, sin llegar a ser una locución nominal fija ("adjudicación de herencia", "despedida de soltero"). (lugar de información)customer service desk, information desk nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
ser el centro de atención loc verblocución verbal: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como verbo ("sacar fuerzas de flaqueza", "acusar recibo"). (ser el punto de las miradas) (UK)be the centre of attention v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
  (US)be the center of attention v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
toque de atención heads up, wake-up call nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
trastornos de la atención attention deficit disorder nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
una llamada de atención xxa wakeup call nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
  a warning nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
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