Concentrating the mental powers on something
Full of polite concern for the well-being of others
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He was attentive and understanding.
The boy seemed attentive in spite of his muteness so Dean resumed sweeping up needles with his hand and continued to chatter.
He set down his box and smiled at his attentive audience.
But your cousin, Drubetskoy, is also very attentive to her.
Alex divided his attention between a very attentive Destiny and a reserved Carmen.