come to someone's attention

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Definition of come to someone's attention

1 : to be noticed by someone It came to my attention that several items were missing from my office.
2 : to be made known to someone It has come to my attention that some people were offended by my comments.

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“Come to someone's attention.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/come%20to%20someone%27s%20attention. Accessed 5 Dec. 2020.

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