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Focus on   /fˈoʊkəs ɑn/   Listen
Focus on

verb
1.
Center upon.  Synonyms: center, center on, concentrate on, revolve about, revolve around.  "Our day revolved around our work"






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"Focus on" Quotes from Famous Books



... performance was moving pictures of the Germans' march into Brussels. I was in the Promenade and had noticed a Belgian soldier being made much of by a group of Tommies. He was a queer looking fellow, with a dazed expression and eyes that seemed to focus on some distant horror; his uniform was faded and torn—evidently it had seen active service. I wondered by what strange fortune he had been conveyed from the brutalities of invasion to this gilded, plush-seated sensation-palace in ...
— The Glory of the Trenches • Coningsby Dawson

... appeared to rise out of the ground. In the centre of this pavilion I stood alone, happy to have got clear away from those terrible beasts and the gaze of their steadfast eyes. As I stood there, I became conscious of the fact that the nebulous light of the place was concentrating itself into a focus on the columned wall opposite to me. It grew there, became intenser, and then spread, revealing, as it spread, a series of moving pictures that appeared to be scenes actually enacted before me. For the figures in the pictures were living, and they moved before my eyes, though I heard neither ...
— Dreams and Dream Stories • Anna (Bonus) Kingsford

... raising crops. These people began to discuss new agricultural methods like Integrated Pest Management [IPM] or Low Input Sustainable Agriculture [LISA], systems that allowed a minimal use of chemistry without abandoning the focus on soil organic matter's vital ...
— Organic Gardener's Composting • Steve Solomon



Words linked to "Focus on" :   touch, relate, refer, touch on, pertain, have-to doe with, revolve around, bear on, come to, revolve about, concern, concentrate on



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