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|he/she/it||focusses or focuses|
|present participle||focusing or focussing|
|past tense||focused or focussed|
|past participle||focused or focussed|
I know you're tired, but try to focus.
We will focus upon three main topics.
Attention has been focused recently on the dangers of nuclear reactors.
He found himself struggling to focus his mind on the discussion.
Schools should not focus exclusively on exam results.
Efforts are now focused on cleaning up the beaches.
It took a while for my eyes to focus in the dim light of the cave.
Polly focused her gaze on Nathan.
This is the British English definition of focus. View American English definition of focus.
to kill someone in a violent way