What does the word attentive mean?

Usage examples for attentive

  1. Always attentive to the wants of his command, his men are always the last to be out of supplies of rations or clothing. – Three Years in the Federal Cavalry by Willard Glazier
  2. Justice Miller's opinion concludes as follows: " We have thus given, in this case, a most attentive consideration to all the questions of law and fact which we have thought to be properly involved in it. – Personal Reminiscences of Early Days in California with Other Sketches; To Which Is Added the Story of His Attempted Assassination by a Former Associate on the Supreme Bench of the State by Stephen Field; George C. Gorham
  3. Cornelius heard me with an attentive look, then placing his hand on my arm, said, quietly- " Oh, Daisy, what a lesson!" – Daisy Burns (Volume 2) by Julia Kavanagh