attentive definition

  • adjective:
    • Giving treatment or interest; watchful: attentive to detail.
    • Marked by or supplying committed and assiduous focus on the enjoyment or comfort of other people. See Synonyms at thoughtful.
    • Expressing affectionate interest through close observation and gallant gestures: He played the attentive suitor, filled with flowers and bonbons.
    • paying attention; noticing, seeing, listening, or attending closely
    • Heedful; intention; observant; with regards to properly or attention.
    • Heedful of the comfort of others; polite.
    • taking heed; giving close and thoughtful attention
    • Giving treatment or attention; watchful: attentive to detail.
    • Marked by or providing committed and assiduous awareness of the satisfaction or convenience of other individuals. See Synonyms at thoughtful.
    • revealing affectionate interest through close observation and gallant gestures: He played the attentive suitor, filled with flowers and bonbons.
    • attending to; noticing, watching, paying attention, or going to closely
    • Heedful; intent; observant; with regards to with care or attention.
    • Heedful associated with the convenience of others; polite.
    • (often accompanied by `to') providing treatment or interest
    • using heed; providing close and thoughtful interest
    • (frequently accompanied by `to') offering care or attention
  • others:
    • Characterized by or for the nature of interest; heedful; intent; observant; with regards to with care; aware: because, an attentive ear or eye; an attentive listener; an attentive work.
    • Characterized by consideration or watchful treatment; assiduous in ministering toward convenience or pleasure of other people; polite; courteous: because, mindful of the women.
    • Synonyms Regardful, watchful, circumspect, wary, careful, thoughtful, alert.
    • described as or regarding the nature of interest; heedful; intention; observant; regarding with care; mindful: as, an attentive ear or eye; an attentive listener; an attentive work.
    • described as consideration or observant care; assiduous in ministering towards convenience or enjoyment of other people; polite; courteous: because, mindful of the women.
    • Synonyms Regardful, watchful, circumspect, wary, careful, thoughtful, aware.

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