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used for making someone pay attention before you say something
used for getting someone’s attention when you are starting to talk about something new
used for calling to someone to get their attention
used for getting someone’s attention when you want to start talking about or doing something new
used for making sure that someone is paying attention to what you are saying and that they understand it
used for asking someone to give you their attention for a short time
used for getting the attention of a noisy group of people
used for getting someone’s attention or for showing that you are surprised or annoyed
used for making a suggestion or when you want someone to pay attention to what you are going to say
used to describe something which is done more carefully and over a longer period of time …
said in a way that is intended to make someone feel stupid or bad
the practice of giving birth in the presence of several friends and relatives
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Free thesaurus definition of expressions used for telling someone to pay attention from the Macmillan English Dictionary - a free English dictionary online with thesaurus and with pronunciation from Macmillan Publishers Limited.