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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 ?
The jeddak stood glaring at them, evidently concentrating all the forces of his trained mind upon them.
The sky faded out, but the strip of yellow along the western horizon grew brighter and fiercer, as if all the stray gleams of light were concentrating in one spot; the distant hills, rimmed with priest-like firs, stood out in dark distinctness against it.
Three hours later, possibly a little longer, sticking close to the cover, and with closed eyes, concentrating my whole soul upon the task of breathing in enough air to keep me going and at the same time of avoiding breathing in enough water to drown me, it seemed to me that I heard voices.
As a rule, women are incapable of absolutely concentrating their attention on any one occupation for any given time.
Smarting with the agony of the blow, and concentrating into that one moment all his feelings of rage, scorn, and indignation, Nicholas sprang upon him, wrested the weapon from his hand, and pinning him by the throat, beat the ruffian till he roared for mercy.
And that the secret of her envenomed rage, not against this miserable and attractive wretch, but against fate, accident and the whole course of human life, concentrating its venom on de Barral and including the innocent girl herself, was in the thought, in the fear crying within her "Now I have nothing to hold him with .
He looked at her pensively for some time as though he had been concentrating the melancholy thoughts evoked by the sight of that abased woman.
The great capitalists devouring the little capitalists, concentrating the power and the tools of production in great masses, perfecting industrial processes, and in the madness of self-aggrandisement only preparing, organising, enriching, making ready the lawful inheritance of the suffering proletariat.