AskDefine | Define attentiveness

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1 paying particular notice (as to children or helpless people); "his attentiveness to her wishes"; "he spends without heed to the consequences" [syn: heed, regard, paying attention] [ant: inattentiveness]
2 the trait of being considerate and thoughtful of others
3 the trait of being observant and paying attention [ant: inattentiveness]

User Contributed Dictionary



  1. the state of being attentive


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