direct (one's) attention to (someone or something)

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direct (one's) attention to (someone or something)

To focus on someone or something. And if you'll direct your attention to the docent, she'll start you on your tour of the art museum. When the lights in the theater dimmed, we knew to direct our attention to the stage.
See also: attention, direct

direct someone's attention to someone or something

to focus someone's regard or concern on someone or something; to cause someone to notice someone or something. May I directyour attention to the young man in the purple costume? The announcer directed our attention to the magician who was coming on stage.
See also: attention, direct
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The councillor should direct her attention to the traffic management officers of the county borough council, and to her colleagues on the town council, who, to a man and woman, refused to take on board issues raised by residents, when the pub was formerly being run like a seasonal seaside pub, with loud music, raucous behaviour by customers, foul language and general public disorder.