attention: Associated Words
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  • raptest
    • adjective satellite feeling great rapture or delight
      rhapsodic; rapturous; enraptured; ecstatic.

  • grabbers
    • noun an unpleasant person who grabs inconsiderately

  • refocusses
    • verb focus once again; The physicist refocused the light beam"
    • verb focus anew
      • The group needs to refocus its goals

  • getters
    Sorry, we do not have the definition for this word.
  • refocuses
    • verb focus once again; The physicist refocused the light beam"
    • verb focus anew
      • The group needs to refocus its goals

  • grabber
    • noun an unpleasant person who grabs inconsiderately

  • scantest
    • verb work hastily or carelessly; deal with inadequately and superficially
      skimp.
    • verb limit in quality or quantity
      skimp.

  • getter
    One who gets, gains, obtains, acquires, begets, or procreates.
  • refocussed
    • verb focus once again; The physicist refocused the light beam"
    • verb focus anew
      • The group needs to refocus its goals

  • focuser
    Sorry, we do not have the definition for this word.
  • misdirects
    • verb corrupt morally or by intemperance or sensuality
      pervert; debase; profane; subvert; debauch; deprave; vitiate; corrupt; demoralise; demoralize.
      • debauch the young people with wine and women
      • Socrates was accused of corrupting young men
      • Do school counselors subvert young children?
      • corrupt the morals
    • verb lead someone in the wrong direction or give someone wrong directions
      mislead; lead astray; misguide.
      • The pedestrian misdirected the out-of-town driver

  • spans
    • noun the complete duration of something
      • the job was finished in the span of an hour
    • noun the distance or interval between two points

  • diverts
    • verb turn aside; turn away from
      deviate.
    • verb send on a course or in a direction different from the planned or intended one

  • deficit
    • noun the property of being an amount by which something is less than expected or required
      shortfall; shortage.
      • new blood vessels bud out from the already dilated vascular bed to make up the nutritional deficit
    • noun a deficiency or failure in neurological or mental functioning
      • the people concerned have a deficit in verbal memory
      • they have serious linguistic deficits

  • deflects
    • verb prevent the occurrence of; prevent from happening
      stave off; avert; debar; avoid; obviate; head off; forefend; fend off; ward off; forfend.
      • Let's avoid a confrontation
      • head off a confrontation
      • avert a strike
    • verb turn from a straight course, fixed direction, or line of interest
      bend; turn away.

  • croissante
    (Her.) Terminated with crescent; -- said of a cross the ends of which are so terminated.
  • refocused
    • verb focus once again; The physicist refocused the light beam"
    • verb focus anew
      • The group needs to refocus its goals

  • wanders
    • verb move about aimlessly or without any destination, often in search of food or employment
      ramble; stray; cast; swan; drift; tramp; range; rove; roam; vagabond; roll.
      • The gypsies roamed the woods
      • roving vagabonds
      • the wandering Jew
      • The cattle roam across the prairie
      • the laborers drift from one town to the next
      • They rolled from town to town
    • verb be sexually unfaithful to one's partner in marriage
      cheat; cuckold; cheat on; betray.
      • She cheats on her husband
      • Might her husband be wandering?

  • unremitted
    Sorry, we do not have the definition for this word.
  • rapt
    • adjective satellite feeling great rapture or delight
      rhapsodic; rapturous; enraptured; ecstatic.

  • lavished
    • verb expend profusely; also used with abstract nouns
      shower.
      • He was showered with praise
    • adjective satellite very generous
      overgenerous; unstinting; unstinted; munificent; too-generous; unsparing.
      • distributed gifts with a lavish hand
      • the critics were lavish in their praise
      • a munificent gift
      • his father gave him a half-dollar and his mother a quarter and he thought them munificent
      • prodigal praise
      • unsparing generosity
      • his unstinted devotion
      • called for unstinting aid to Britain

  • distracts
    • verb draw someone's attention away from something
      deflect.
      • The thief distracted the bystanders
      • He deflected his competitors
    • verb disturb in mind or make uneasy or cause to be worried or alarmed
      perturb; disquiet; cark; trouble; disorder; unhinge.
      • She was rather perturbed by the news that her father was seriously ill

  • cathexes
    • noun (psychoanalysis) the libidinal energy invested in some idea or person or object
      charge.
      • Freud thought of cathexis as a psychic analog of an electrical charge

  • refocus
    • verb focus once again; The physicist refocused the light beam"
    • verb focus anew
      • The group needs to refocus its goals

  • modulates
    • verb change the key of, in music
      • modulate the melody
    • verb vary the pitch of one's speech
      inflect; tone.

  • refocussing
    • verb focus once again; The physicist refocused the light beam"
    • verb focus anew
      • The group needs to refocus its goals

  • riveted
    • noun ornament consisting of a circular rounded protuberance (as on a vault or shield or belt)
      stud.
    • noun heavy pin having a head at one end and the other end being hammered flat after being passed through holes in the pieces that are fastened together

  • lavishing
    • verb expend profusely; also used with abstract nouns
      shower.
      • He was showered with praise
    • adjective satellite very generous
      overgenerous; unstinting; unstinted; munificent; too-generous; unsparing.
      • distributed gifts with a lavish hand
      • the critics were lavish in their praise
      • a munificent gift
      • his father gave him a half-dollar and his mother a quarter and he thought them munificent
      • prodigal praise
      • unsparing generosity
      • his unstinted devotion
      • called for unstinting aid to Britain

  • wanes
    • noun a computer network that spans a wider area than does a local area network
      wide area network.
    • verb become pale and sickly

  • misdirect
    • verb corrupt morally or by intemperance or sensuality
      pervert; debase; profane; subvert; debauch; deprave; vitiate; corrupt; demoralise; demoralize.
      • debauch the young people with wine and women
      • Socrates was accused of corrupting young men
      • Do school counselors subvert young children?
      • corrupt the morals
    • verb lead someone in the wrong direction or give someone wrong directions
      mislead; lead astray; misguide.
      • The pedestrian misdirected the out-of-town driver

  • span
    • noun the complete duration of something
      • the job was finished in the span of an hour
    • noun the distance or interval between two points

  • redirects
    • verb channel into a new direction
      airt.
      • redirect your attention to the danger from the fundamentalists

  • cathexis
    • noun (psychoanalysis) the libidinal energy invested in some idea or person or object
      charge.
      • Freud thought of cathexis as a psychic analog of an electrical charge

  • refocusing
    • noun focusing again
    • verb focus once again; The physicist refocused the light beam"
      refocus.

  • wavers
    • noun someone who communicates by waving
    • noun the act of pausing uncertainly
      falter; faltering; hesitation.
      • there was a hesitation in his speech

  • focalizes
    • verb concentrate on a particular place or spot
      localize; localise; focalise.
      • The infection has localized in the left eye
    • verb bring into focus or alignment; to converge or cause to converge; of ideas or emotions
      focalise; concentre; focus; concenter.

  • focusses
    • noun the concentration of attention or energy on something
      direction; centering; focussing; focal point; focusing.
      • the focus of activity shifted to molecular biology
      • he had no direction in his life
    • noun maximum clarity or distinctness of an image rendered by an optical system
      • in focus
      • out of focus

  • rivetted
    Sorry, we do not have the definition for this word.
  • misdirecting
    • verb corrupt morally or by intemperance or sensuality
      pervert; debase; profane; subvert; debauch; deprave; vitiate; corrupt; demoralise; demoralize.
      • debauch the young people with wine and women
      • Socrates was accused of corrupting young men
      • Do school counselors subvert young children?
      • corrupt the morals
    • verb lead someone in the wrong direction or give someone wrong directions
      mislead; lead astray; misguide.
      • The pedestrian misdirected the out-of-town driver

  • focussed
    • adjective being in focus or brought into focus
      focused.
    • verb direct one's attention on something
      center; centre; pore; focus; concentrate; rivet.
      • Please focus on your studies and not on your hobbies

  • sedulous
    • adjective satellite marked by care and persistent effort
      assiduous.
      • her assiduous attempts to learn French
      • assiduous research
      • sedulous pursuit of legal and moral principles

  • perked
    • noun an incidental benefit awarded for certain types of employment (especially if it is regarded as a right)
      fringe benefit; perquisite.
      • a limousine is one of the fringe benefits of the job
    • verb gain or regain energy
      pick up; perk up; gain vigor; percolate.
      • I picked up after a nap

  • lavishes
    • verb expend profusely; also used with abstract nouns
      shower.
      • He was showered with praise
    • adjective satellite very generous
      overgenerous; unstinting; unstinted; munificent; too-generous; unsparing.
      • distributed gifts with a lavish hand
      • the critics were lavish in their praise
      • a munificent gift
      • his father gave him a half-dollar and his mother a quarter and he thought them munificent
      • prodigal praise
      • unsparing generosity
      • his unstinted devotion
      • called for unstinting aid to Britain

  • snagged
    • noun a sharp protuberance
    • noun a dead tree that is still standing, usually in an undisturbed forest
      • a snag can provide food and a habitat for insects and birds

  • deflect
    • verb prevent the occurrence of; prevent from happening
      stave off; avert; debar; avoid; obviate; head off; forefend; fend off; ward off; forfend.
      • Let's avoid a confrontation
      • head off a confrontation
      • avert a strike
    • verb turn from a straight course, fixed direction, or line of interest
      bend; turn away.

  • zeroed
    • noun a quantity of no importance
      cypher; aught; zip; nil; nada; nix; cipher; zilch; goose egg; zippo; nothing; naught; null.
      • it looked like nothing I had ever seen before
      • reduced to nil all the work we had done
      • we racked up a pathetic goose egg
      • it was all for naught
      • I didn't hear zilch about it
    • noun a mathematical element that when added to another number yields the same number
      0; nought; cipher; cypher.

  • promptest
    • noun a cue given to a performer (usually the beginning of the next line to be spoken)
      prompting.
      • the audience could hear his prompting
    • noun (computer science) a symbol that appears on the computer screen to indicate that the computer is ready to receive a command
      command prompt.

  • strays
    • noun an animal that has strayed (especially a domestic animal)
    • verb move about aimlessly or without any destination, often in search of food or employment
      ramble; cast; swan; drift; wander; tramp; range; rove; roam; vagabond; roll.
      • The gypsies roamed the woods
      • roving vagabonds
      • the wandering Jew
      • The cattle roam across the prairie
      • the laborers drift from one town to the next
      • They rolled from town to town

  • undivided
    • adjective satellite not parted by conflict of opinion
      • presented an undivided front
    • adjective satellite not shared by or among others
      • undivided responsibility

  • deficits
    • noun the property of being an amount by which something is less than expected or required
      shortfall; shortage.
      • new blood vessels bud out from the already dilated vascular bed to make up the nutritional deficit
    • noun a deficiency or failure in neurological or mental functioning
      • the people concerned have a deficit in verbal memory
      • they have serious linguistic deficits

  • deflecting
    • verb prevent the occurrence of; prevent from happening
      stave off; avert; debar; avoid; obviate; head off; forefend; fend off; ward off; forfend.
      • Let's avoid a confrontation
      • head off a confrontation
      • avert a strike
    • verb turn from a straight course, fixed direction, or line of interest
      bend; turn away.

  • grabbing
    • noun a mechanical device for gripping an object
    • noun the act of catching an object with the hands
      catch; snap; snatch.
      • Mays made the catch with his back to the plate
      • he made a grab for the ball before it landed
      • Martin's snatch at the bridle failed and the horse raced away
      • the infielder's snap and throw was a single motion

  • focalize
    • verb concentrate on a particular place or spot
      localize; localise; focalise.
      • The infection has localized in the left eye
    • verb bring into focus or alignment; to converge or cause to converge; of ideas or emotions
      focalise; concentre; focus; concenter.

  • unwaveringly
    • adverb with resolute determination
      firm; steadfastly; firmly.
      • we firmly believed it
      • you must stand firm

  • scant
    • verb work hastily or carelessly; deal with inadequately and superficially
      skimp.
    • verb limit in quality or quantity
      skimp.

  • redirecting
    • verb channel into a new direction
      airt.
      • redirect your attention to the danger from the fundamentalists

  • kmart
    Sorry, we do not have the definition for this word.
  • heedful
    • adjective taking heed; giving close and thoughtful attention
      paying attention; thoughtful; attentive.
      • heedful of the warnings
      • so heedful a writer
      • heedful of what they were doing
    • adjective satellite cautiously attentive
      careful.
      • careful of her feelings
      • heedful of his father's advice

  • flits
    • noun a sudden quick movement
      dart.
    • noun a secret move (to avoid paying debts)
      • they did a moonlight flit

  • garnering
    • noun a storehouse for threshed grain or animal feed
      granary.
    • verb acquire or deserve by one's efforts or actions
      earn.



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