into focus

idiom
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of into focus

1 : into a state in which things are seen clearly and sharply
  • bringing the binoculars into focus
  • It took him a few seconds after he woke up to bring his eyes into focus.
2 : into a state or condition in which something can be clearly understood
  • She tried to bring the important issues into focus.

Word by Word Definitions

focus play
  1. : a center of activity, attraction, or attention

  2. : a point of concentration

  3. : directed attention : emphasis

  1. : to cause to be concentrated

  2. : to adjust the focus of (the eye, a lens, etc.)

  3. : to bring into focus


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