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1. attention

noun. ['əˈtɛnʃən'] the process whereby a person concentrates on some features of the environment to the (relative) exclusion of others.

Synonyms

  • attentiveness
  • notice
  • basic cognitive process
  • heed
  • regard
  • clock-watching
  • eye
  • observation
  • attending
  • observance
  • paying attention

Antonyms

  • inattentiveness
  • malfunction
  • disservice
  • worsen

Etymology

  • attencioun (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • attentio (Latin)

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1. Noun Phrase
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2. attention

noun. ['əˈtɛnʃən'] the work of providing treatment for or attending to someone or something.

Synonyms

  • treatment
  • baby sitting
  • tender loving care
  • hair care
  • care
  • nursing
  • tending
  • intervention
  • dental care
  • livery
  • work
  • faith healing
  • haircare
  • skincare
  • incubation
  • nurturance
  • aid
  • health care
  • manicure
  • hairdressing
  • babysitting
  • pedicure
  • tree surgery
  • maternalism
  • healthcare
  • pet sitting
  • personal care
  • skin care
  • TLC
  • faith cure
  • nourishment

Antonyms

  • disorganize
  • injudiciousness
  • disinclined
  • non-involvement

Etymology

  • attencioun (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • attentio (Latin)

3. attention

noun. ['əˈtɛnʃən'] a courteous act indicating affection.

Antonyms

  • nonparticipation

Etymology

  • attencioun (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • attentio (Latin)

4. attention

noun. ['əˈtɛnʃən'] a general interest that leads people to want to know more.

Synonyms

  • attraction
  • attracter
  • magnet
  • enhancer
  • attractor
  • foil

Antonyms

  • effector
  • unmindfulness
  • carelessness
  • heedfulness

Etymology

  • attencioun (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • attentio (Latin)

5. attention

noun. ['əˈtɛnʃən'] the faculty or power of mental concentration.

Synonyms

  • module
  • engrossment
  • wakefulness
  • mental note
  • alertness
  • absorption
  • watchfulness
  • mental faculty
  • concentration
  • immersion
  • faculty

Antonyms

  • studio
  • idle
  • inactivity
  • fail

Etymology

  • attencioun (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • attentio (Latin)

6. attention

noun. ['əˈtɛnʃən'] a motionless erect stance with arms at the sides and feet together; assumed by military personnel during drill or review.

Synonyms

  • attentive
  • stance

Antonyms

  • attentive
  • noninterference
  • nonintervention

Etymology

  • attencioun (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • attentio (Latin)

7. disorder

noun. ['dɪˈsɔrdɝ'] a physical condition in which there is a disturbance of normal functioning.

Synonyms

  • speech disorder
  • haematocolpometra
  • cardiovascular disease
  • olfactory impairment
  • eating disorder
  • mental disorder
  • hyperactivity
  • learning disorder
  • achylia
  • tropical sprue
  • idiopathic disorder
  • physiological condition
  • adenosis
  • impaction
  • strangulation
  • dysphagia
  • abocclusion
  • acute organic brain syndrome
  • sleep disorder
  • physical condition
  • cholestasis
  • colpoxerosis
  • neurological disease
  • immunological disorder
  • idiopathy
  • achlorhydria
  • parosamia
  • dysuria
  • malocclusion
  • choking
  • degenerative disorder
  • hematocolpometra
  • psychological disorder
  • functional disorder
  • gland disease
  • hematocolpos
  • cheilosis
  • organic disorder
  • defect of speech
  • folie
  • glandular disease
  • idiopathic disease
  • haematocolpos
  • impacted tooth
  • hydrocele
  • sprue
  • nervous disorder
  • psilosis
  • dysaphia
  • physiological state
  • dysosmia
  • fantods
  • glandular disorder
  • ailment
  • failure
  • mental disturbance
  • ill
  • disturbance
  • speech defect
  • achylia gastrica
  • complaint
  • neurological disorder
  • perleche
  • learning disability
  • acute brain disorder
  • upset
  • acholia
  • abruptio placentae
  • metabolic disorder
  • bladder disorder

Antonyms

  • organic disorder
  • hypopigmentation
  • hypocapnia
  • hypothermia

Etymology

  • dis- (English)
  • order (English)
  • ordre (Middle English (1100-1500))

8. disorder

noun. ['dɪˈsɔrdɝ'] a disturbance of the peace or of public order.

Synonyms

  • rowdyism
  • hurly burly
  • to-do
  • rowdiness
  • rioting
  • upheaval
  • disruption
  • turbulence
  • discord
  • commotion
  • Sturm und Drang
  • confusion
  • disorderliness
  • hoo-ha
  • hoo-hah
  • flutter
  • anarchy
  • disturbance
  • state
  • kerfuffle
  • strife
  • lawlessness
  • roughness
  • riot

Antonyms

  • order
  • hypotension
  • hypertension
  • hyperthermia

Etymology

  • dis- (English)
  • order (English)
  • ordre (Middle English (1100-1500))

9. disorder

noun. ['dɪˈsɔrdɝ'] a condition in which things are not in their expected places.

Synonyms

  • disarrangement
  • condition
  • welter
  • mess
  • mussiness
  • jumble
  • clutter
  • smother
  • status
  • fuddle
  • disorderliness
  • messiness
  • untidiness
  • disorganisation
  • muss
  • disorganization
  • shambles
  • mare's nest

Antonyms

  • orderliness
  • order
  • anestrus
  • hyperpigmentation

Etymology

  • dis- (English)
  • order (English)
  • ordre (Middle English (1100-1500))

10. deficit

noun. ['ˈdɛfəsət'] the property of being an amount by which something is less than expected or required.

Synonyms

  • shortfall
  • inadequacy
  • insufficiency
  • oxygen deficit
  • deficiency

Antonyms

  • sufficiency
  • abundance
  • satisfactoriness
  • ability

Etymology

  • déficit (French)
  • deficit (Latin)
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