Definition of attentiveness noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



    BrE BrE//əˈtentɪvnəs//
    ; NAmE NAmE//əˈtentɪvnəs//
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  1. 1the quality of listening or watching carefully and with interest Her eyes were fixed on him with calm attentiveness.
  2. 2attentiveness (to somebody) the quality of being helpful and making sure that people have what they need He shows genuine attentiveness to others.