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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 ?
Eugene was as easy as ever; but perhaps, as she sat with her eyes cast down, it might have been rather more perceptible that his attention was concentrated upon her for certain moments, than its concentration upon any subject for any short time ever was, elsewhere.
He was in the condition that overtakes some monomaniacs entirely concentrated upon one thing.
By his direction the German air-fleet, whose advance scouts had been in contact with the Japanese over the Rocky Mountains, had concentrated upon Niagara and awaited his arrival.
Perhaps to a man so essentially and silently concentrated upon himself (though he could talk well enough, as I was to find out presently) the other's irrepressible loquacity, em bracing every human being within range of the tongue, might have appeared unnatural, disgust ing, and monstrous.
Intense thought had set its stamp upon every previous page of that volume, but the thoughts of years were all concentrated upon the last.
The prince felt that the general attention was concentrated upon himself.
But England," Rachel murmured in the absorbed tone of one whose eyes are concentrated upon some sight.
It was not a wild stare, and it was not inattentive, but its attention was peculiar and not satisfactory, inasmuch that it seemed concentrated upon some point beyond Mr Verloc's person.
His nostrils seemed to dilate with a purely animal lust for the chase, and his mind was so absolutely concentrated upon the matter before him that a question or remark fell unheeded upon his ears, or, at the most, only provoked a quick, impatient snarl in reply.
The door of the house in the Cromwell Road opened; gloomy vistas of passage and staircase were revealed; such light as there was seemed to be concentrated upon a silver salver of visiting-cards, whose black borders suggested that the widow's friends had all suffered the same bereavement.