concentrate


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Synonyms for concentrate

focus your attention on

Synonyms

  • focus your attention on
  • focus on
  • pay attention to
  • be engrossed in
  • put your mind to
  • keep your mind on
  • apply yourself to
  • give your mind to
  • give all your attention to

Antonyms

  • disregard
  • pay no attention to
  • lose concentration
  • pay no heed to
  • let your mind wander

Synonyms for concentrate

to direct toward a common center

to devote (oneself or one's efforts)

Synonyms for concentrate

the desired mineral that is left after impurities have been removed from mined ore

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a concentrated example of something

make denser, stronger, or purer

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draw together or meet in one common center

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compress or concentrate

be cooked until very little liquid is left

cook until very little liquid is left

References in classic literature ?
Bonacieux, darting at her the most loving glance that he could possibly concentrate upon her charming little person; and while he descended the stairs, he heard the door closed and double-locked.
Knowing the place and the time of the coming battle, we may concentrate from the greatest distances in order to fight.
I paused for a second to concentrate all my capabilities of enjoyment, and then immerged my lips in the clear element before me.
Never trust to general impressions, my boy, but concentrate yourself upon details.
Other causes combined to concentrate official vigilance upon it; there had been a scare about spies carrying explosives in small objects, and one of those experimental orders which pass like waves over bureaucracy had decreed first that all visitors should change their clothes for a sort of official sackcloth, and then (when this method caused some murmurs) that they should at least turn out their pockets.
Between ourselves, the recent cases in which I have been of assistance to the royal family of Scandinavia, and to the French republic, have left me in such a position that I could continue to live in the quiet fashion which is most congenial to me, and to concentrate my attention upon my chemical researches.
But I have so much to think of, in connexion with Borrioboola-Gha and it is so necessary I should concentrate myself that there is my remedy, you see.
This seemed rather serious news, for our position on the top of the mountain, which measured a mile and a half in circumference, being an extended one, it was important to us to concentrate our comparatively small defending force as much as possible.
I was excited by the encounter, and my fancy worked busily while I sought to concentrate myself on the game I was playing.
Clutton put his hands over his eyes so that he might concentrate his mind on what he wanted to say.
Therefore, if the shop existed and if this object were really in the window, it would prove that he had been able to concentrate his attention on this article at a moment when, as a general rule, his absence of mind would have been too great to admit of any such concentration; in fact, very shortly after he had left the railway station in such a state of agitation.
His drawn brows and the deep furrow between them showed that he needed no exhortation to concentrate all his attention upon a problem which, apart from the tremendous interests involved must appeal so directly to his love of the complex and the unusual.
It was only at night, indeed, that she felt secure enough from surprise to concentrate her mind to the utmost.
And now, since her conversation with Will, many fresh images had gathered round that Aunt Julia who was Will's grandmother; the presence of that delicate miniature, so like a living face that she knew, helping to concentrate her feelings.
Tarzan possessed the ability to concentrate each of his five senses upon its particular business.