paying attention

paying attention
noun
paying particular notice (as to children or helpless people)
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his attentiveness to her wishes

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he spends without heed to the consequences

Syn: ↑attentiveness, ↑heed, ↑regard
Derivationally related forms: ↑heed (for: ↑heed), ↑attentive (for: ↑attentiveness)
Hypernyms: ↑attention, ↑attending
Hyponyms: ↑advertence, ↑advertency
Attrubites: ↑heedless, ↑unheeding, ↑heedful, ↑attentive, ↑thoughtful
adjective
taking heed; giving close and thoughtful attention
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heedful of the warnings

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so heedful a writer

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heedful of what they were doing

Syn: ↑heedful, ↑attentive, ↑thoughtful
Ant: ↑heedless (for: ↑heedful)
Derivationally related forms: ↑thoughtfulness (for: ↑thoughtful), ↑attend (for: ↑attentive), ↑attentiveness (for: ↑attentive), ↑heedfulness (for: ↑heedful)
Attrubites: ↑attentiveness, ↑heed, ↑regard

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