attention seeker - definition and synonyms

noun [countable] 

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/əˈtenʃ(ə)n ˌsiːkə(r)/
singularattention seeker
pluralattention seekers
  1. someone who behaves in a way that will attract other people’s attention

    I worried that people would see me as an attention seeker.

    This meaning is based on one submitted to the Open Dictionary by: Boris Marchenko from Russian Federation on 07/05/2014