Englisch-Deutsch Übersetzungen für das Wort: eager attention

gespannte Aufmerksamkeit {f}Femininum (die)


“The name of that prisoner was Damiens, and it was all done in open day, in the open streets of this city of Paris; and nothing was more noticed in the vast concourse that saw it done, than the crowd of ladies of quality and fashion, who were full of eager attention to the last—to the last, Jacques, prolonged until nightfall, when he had lost two legs and an arm, and still breathed!
Each picture told a story; mysterious often to my undeveloped understanding and imperfect feelings, yet ever profoundly interesting: as interesting as the tales Bessie sometimes narrated on winter evenings, when she chanced to be in good humour; and when, having brought her ironing-table to the nursery hearth, she allowed us to sit about it, and while she got up Mrs. Reed’s lace frills, and crimped her nightcap borders, fed our eager attention with passages of love and adventure taken from old fairy tales and other ballads; or (as at a later period I discovered) from the pages of Pamela, and Henry, Earl of Moreland.
Marius’ eager attention was transferred from one to the other.
“‘Oh, we shall have the pleasure of waiting upon you,’ answered La Carconte, with an eager attention she was not accustomed to manifest even to guests who paid for what they took.

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Mittelunkt {m} (der Aufmerksamkeit) centre of attention [Br.]
verbissener Kampf {m} eager fight
wissensdurstige Schülerin {f} eager pupil
achtgebend paying attention
eifrige Arbeiterin {f} eager worker
aufmerksam machen to call attention
wißbegierig [alte Orthogr.] eager for knowledge
beachtete paid attention to
kriegslüstern eager for war
einer Sache Aufmerksamkeit zuwenden to turn one's attention to something