attention span

noun

Definition of attention span

  1. :  the length of time during which one (such as an individual or a group) is able to concentrate or remain interested

Examples of attention span in a sentence

  1. people with short attention spans

1903

First Known Use of attention span

1903


ATTENTION SPAN Defined for English Language Learners

attention span

noun

Definition of attention span for English Language Learners

  • : the length of time during which someone is able to think about or remain interested in something

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