What is another word for concentration?

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[ kˌɒnsəntɹˈe͡ɪʃən], [ kˌɒnsəntɹˈe‍ɪʃən], [ k_ˌɒ_n_s_ə_n_t_ɹ_ˈeɪ_ʃ_ə_n]

Concentration is a term that refers to the ability to focus one's attention on a particular task or activity. Synonyms for concentration include focus, attention, intensity, diligence, immersion, absorption, application, skill, dexterity, and expertise. Attention refers to the act of paying close attention to something while immersion refers to being fully engrossed in a task. Diligence refers to the act of working hard to achieve a particular goal while application refers to the act of putting in effort. Skill and dexterity refer to the ability to complete a task with ease and precision, while expertise refers to the mastery of a particular subject. Regardless of the synonym used, concentration is an important quality that can lead to success in many areas of life.

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Concentration is the act of focusing on a particular task or activity. Its antonyms are words that describe the opposite of concentration. Some of the antonyms of concentration include distract, divert, disperse, scatter, and diffuse. When someone is distracted, they are not concentrating on what they are supposed to be doing. Diverted means that someone's attention has been redirected away from the main focus. Dispersed means to spread out, instead of focusing on one thing. Scatter refers to breaking things into smaller parts and concentrating on each part individually, instead of focusing on the whole task. Lastly, diffuse means to spread out something so much that it becomes difficult to separate the different parts.

Usage examples for Concentration

Brisson's name testified to an advance toward radicalism, but the Cabinet contained all sorts of moderate and nondescript elements, dubbed a "concentration" Cabinet.
"A History of the Third French Republic"
C. H. C. Wright
Then in the next place this doctrine of the anarchists is as great a stumbling-block to themselves as it is to other people, for they carry their objection to government into their own movement, and can consequently never acquire that concentration and unity of organization which is necessary for any effectual conspiracy.
"Contemporary Socialism"
John Rae
Mr. George himself admits that the opportunities of making large fortunes are growing more limited, but oddly enough he considers the fact to be a signal evidence of "the march of concentration."
"Contemporary Socialism"
John Rae

Famous quotes with Concentration

  • The American people should be made aware of the trend toward monopolization of the great public information vehicles and the concentration of more and more power over public opinion in fewer and fewer hands.
    Spiro T. Agnew
  • I decided to do the maximum to hold onto the lead for as long as possible. That is why I pushed so hard from the beginning. I was at 100 percent concentration.
    Jean Alesi
  • My concentration was really on getting to university and becoming a doctor. My parents let me know that school marks were important. Achievement was something which came by hard work.
    Roger Bannister
  • No fine work can be done without concentration and self-sacrifice and toil and doubt.
    Max Beerbohm
  • What does it take to be a champion? Desire, dedication, determination, concentration and the will to win.
    Patty Berg

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