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  Definition of Attentiveness
  1. the trait of being observant and paying attention
  2. the trait of being considerate and thoughtful of others
  3. paying particular notice (as to children or helpless people); "his attentiveness to her wishes"; "he spends without heed to the consequences"
Similar Words: heed, regard, paying attention

 

Hyponyms: carefulness, mindfulness, heedfulness, caution, cautiousness, alertness, on the qui vive, watchfulness, vigilance, weather eye, carelessness, unmindfulness, heedlessness, inadvertence, inadvertency, advertence, advertency

 

Attributes: heedless, thoughtless, unheeding, heedful, attentive, thoughtful

 

Derivational Morphology: heed, mind, listen

 

 
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