What does the word attention mean?

Usage examples for attention

  1. From morning till night-" " My brother Jack-" began Phyllis, but the bird paid no attention. – Stories of Birds by Lenore Elizabeth Mulets
  2. Always when you come in you give me a kiss, but to- day you don't pay any attention at all to me!... – Maximina by Armando Palacio Valdés
  3. Old Maisie's attention was still on the mill- model. – When Ghost Meets Ghost by William Frend De Morgan