grab/catch one's attention


: to cause one to become interested in something
The book's title grabbed/caught my attention and I picked the book up.

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grab/catch one's attention

grab crane

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“Grab/catch one's attention.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 21 Sep. 2023.

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