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  1. pay attention(verb)

    To attend; to be attentive; to focus one's attention.

    Please pay attention to the danger signs.

    pay heed

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  1. payattention

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  1. Patrick Gannon:

    I absolutely think that if we don't pay attention to the small things that happen around here, that it could lead to much larger things. So there is, I believe, a connection between baggage theft and terrorism.

  2. Jon Thompson:

    I’m not going to get the taxpayers sued, if I had a problem with what was being said during the prayer, I wouldn’t pay attention. … We’re going to knowingly become involved in litigation that we cannot afford.

  3. Mark Anthony Neal:

    But if we really want to solve the problem, if our society really wanted to solve the problem, we could. It's just it would require everybody saying this is important, this is significant, and that we don't just pay attention to these communities when a CVS burns and we don't just pay attention when a young man gets shot or has his spine snapped, we're paying attention all the time because we consider those kids our kids and we think they're important and they shouldn't be living in poverty and violence. That's how I feel.

  4. Raymond Justice:

    I have learned that the less I pay attention, the more often I am pleasantly suprised.

  5. Tom Willis:

    I’m not too concerned about the other candidates, they had a good head start, so with two weeks left, most people just starting to pay attention now, and a huge undecided vote, I’m feeling very confident about my chances to win.

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