to pay attention to love

to pay attention to


from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. to be courteous or attentive to; to wait upon as a lover; to court.


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  • He begrudged sleep, he forgot to eat until his breath grew sour and compelling pain in his midriff forced him to pay attention to his body.

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  • This was what shed always wantedfor people to watch her, to pay attention to every word she said.


  • The decision whether or not to pay attention to and store sensory information is made by the hippocampus, an evolutionarily old, two-winged structure in the center of the brain.

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  • Figuring out how to get executives to pay attention to this verdict of the market became the focus of Jensens career.

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  • In black suit and somber mien, young Nii tried not to pay attention to the Tokyo skyline, which stretched to the horizon outside the fifty-fifth-floor window.

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  • "You ortn't to pay attention to everything you hear," he ventured, awkwardly.

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  • My great-grandchildren, a boy and a girl in an age that finds little reason to pay attention to such petty distinctions as gender, could not conceive of a past as ancient and irretrievable as my own childhood before the Great War, much less the blood-and-leather reality of the Civil War era from which I carry my dark message.

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  • In fact, it was a discussion about Roderick Hudson that caused Sir William to pay attention to her first.

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  • 'The Bishop also began as soon as he could to pay attention to the teaching of the young Norfolk Islanders.

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  • Edoran, trying to pay attention to a discussion between Togger, the head councilman, and a stable master who owned several fast horses, stepped into one such puddle and almost fell as the shock of recent death reverberated from the earth.

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