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bring to someone's attention

Definition of bring to someone's attention

  1. :  to make someone aware of (something) <It has been brought to my attention that the meeting has been canceled.>



Word by Word Definitions

bringplay
  1. :  to convey, lead, carry, or cause to come along with one toward the place from which the action is being regarded

    :  to cause to be, act, or move in a special way: as

    :  attract

someoneplay
  1. :  some person :  somebody

attentionplay
  1. :  the act or state of applying the mind to something

    :  a condition of readiness for such attention involving especially a selective narrowing or focusing of consciousness and receptivity

    :  observation, notice


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