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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Concentrations of the mental powers upon an object; Also: Considerations or courtesies

Usage examples (39)
  • Nor have We been wanting in attentions to our British brethren.
  • Nor have We been wanting in attentions to our Brittish brethren.
  • Has he an idea that we are informed? and will he not redouble in attentions to prevent it?
  • I received the same kind attentions from the other family: Madame De Raikfort sent me every comfort and convenience for more
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