intentness


intentness
Synonyms and related words:
abandon, absorbed attention, absorption, advertence, advertency, alertness, application, ardency, ardor, assiduity, assiduousness, attention, attention span, attentiveness, awareness, care, commitment, committedness, concentration, consciousness, consideration, contemplation, dedication, deep study, deep thought, devotedness, devotion, devoutness, diligence, ear, earnest, earnestness, engagement, engrossment, faith, faithfulness, fervency, fervidness, fervor, fidelity, fire, heartiness, heat, heatedness, heed, heedfulness, immersion, impassionedness, intensity, intentiveness, involvement, loyalty, meditation, mindfulness, monomania, note, notice, observance, observation, obsession, passion, passionateness, preoccupation, profound thought, rapt attention, regard, regardfulness, remark, resolution, respect, seriousness, sincerity, single-mindedness, spirit, studiousness, study, submersion, thought, vehemence, warmth, zeal

Moby Thesaurus. . 1996.

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  • Intentness — In*tent ness, n. The state or quality of being intent; close application; attention. [1913 Webster] Extreme solicitude or intentness upon business. South. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • intentness — index compulsion (obsession), diligence (care), diligence (perseverance), industry (activity) …   Law dictionary

  • intentness — intent ► NOUN ▪ intention or purpose. ► ADJECTIVE 1) (intent on/upon) determined to do. 2) (intent on/upon) attentively occupied with. 3) showing earnest and eager attention. ● to all intents a …   English terms dictionary

  • intentness — noun the quality of being intent and concentrated (Freq. 1) the intentness of his gaze • Syn: ↑engrossment • Derivationally related forms: ↑engross (for: ↑engrossment), ↑in …   Useful english dictionary

  • intentness — noun see intent II …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • intentness — See intently. * * * …   Universalium

  • intentness — noun The condition of being intent …   Wiktionary

  • intentness — in·tent·ness || ɪn tentnɪs n. quality of being concentrated or focused; determination, resoluteness; purposefulness …   English contemporary dictionary

  • intentness — in·tent·ness …   English syllables

  • engrossment — noun 1. complete attention; intense mental effort • Syn: ↑concentration, ↑absorption, ↑immersion • Derivationally related forms: ↑immerse (for: ↑immersion), ↑absorb …   Useful english dictionary