Attent
Attent At*tent", n. Attention; heed. [Obs.] --Spenser. [1913 Webster]

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  • Attent — At*tent , a. [L. attentus, p. p. of attendere. See {Attend}, v. t.] Attentive; heedful. [Archaic] [1913 Webster] Let thine ears be attent unto the prayer. 2 Chron. vi. 40. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Attent — (v. lat.), achtsam, aufmerksam …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Attént — (lat.), achtsam, aufmerksam …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Attént — (lat.), aufmerksam, achtsam …   Kleines Konversations-Lexikon

  • attent — (adj.) late 15c., attentive, from L. attentus, pp. of attendere (see ATTEND (Cf. attend)). As a noun, intention, aim (early 13c.), from O.Fr. atente act of attending, from fem. of L. attentus …   Etymology dictionary

  • attent — attently, adv. /euh tent /, adj. Archaic. attentive; intent. [1275 1325; ME < L attentus attentive (ptp. of attendere), equiv. to atten(d) (see ATTEND) + tus ptp. suffix] * * * …   Universalium

  • attent — adjective attentive; heedful All patiently awaited the event …   Wiktionary

  • attent — ∙at|tẹnt <Adj.> [lat. attentus, adj. 2. Part. von: attendere, ↑Attentismus]: aufmerksam, achtsam: unsereiner muss sich in der Fremde herumschlagen und immer a. sein (Eichendorff, Taugenichts 31); eine Madonna von Andrea del Sarto für 600… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • attent — attently, adv. /euh tent /, adj. Archaic. attentive; intent. [1275 1325; ME < L attentus attentive (ptp. of attendere), equiv. to atten(d) (see ATTEND) + tus ptp. suffix] …   Useful english dictionary

  • Attent, attentiv — Attent, attentiv, aufmerksam, achtsam …   Herders Conversations-Lexikon

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