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[uh-ten-shuh n-get-ing] /əˈtɛn ʃənˌgɛt ɪŋ/
conspicuously drawing attention to something or someone:
an attention-getting device; attention-getting behavior. Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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  • They operate within their companies more as attention-getting motivators than bosses.
  • The dogs exhibit attention-getting behaviors such as whining, pawing, or anxious barking.
  • Contenders fill in the blank with attention-getting ideas for food-related dates.
  • Teasing, whining, and temper tantrums are attention-getting behaviors which are best ignored.
  • It follows the process step by step with attention-getting activities as it goes.

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