attention line

noun

Definition of attention line

: a line usually placed above the salutation in a business letter directing the letter to one specified

Examples of attention line in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Messing's call for the list gained widespread attention line and was met with both support and criticism. Caitlin O'kane, CBS News, "Debra Messing demands attendee list for Beverly Hills Trump fundraiser, president hits back," 2 Sep. 2019 With Bell commanding attention lining up behind him, and Jamison Crowder now manning the slot, Darnold makes this list as a player my projections have finishing inside the top-15 quarterbacks with several top-10 weekly performances mixed in. Frankie Taddeo, SI.com, "Le'Veon Bell, Sam Darnold Among the 10 Most Undervalued Players in Fantasy Football," 30 Aug. 2019

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First Known Use of attention line

1925, in the meaning defined above

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“Attention line.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/attention%20line. Accessed 22 Jan. 2021.

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