draw attention to (oneself, someone, or something)

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draw attention to (oneself, someone, or something)

To induce others to look at or focus on oneself, someone, or something. Because Alison was late, she crept into the conference room quietly, in an attempt to avoid drawing attention to herself. I put the blanket there strategically to avoid drawing attention to the stain on the couch.
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draw someone's attention to someone or something

to attract someone to notice or focus on someone or something. Now, I would like to draw your attention to Fred, the gentleman we have all heard so much about. Could I draw your attention to the statue standing at the entrance?
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Erik's post did actually draw attention to one of the more worrying signs of bullish sentiment in equities: the market leadership of the "FANG" stocks.
The project was posted on social media and managed to draw attention to one of the types of discrimination that most people are not willing to speak about.
The NTSB's Peter Knudson responded, "The purpose of the safety alert is to draw attention to one, relatively new, strategy of midair collision avoidance, but is not an all-encompassing digest of prevention strategies.
WHEN world leaders gather in Paris today to begin the final stage of negotiations for a binding treaty limiting greenhouse gas emissions, they will draw attention to one of the proven effects of climate change: Extreme weather.
We wanted to draw attention to one of our latest subsidiaries which is Comicave Studios, the designing arm of Comicave Retail.
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Saturday's event will draw attention to one of many costume options in St.
To draw attention to one very obvious piece of evidence, the "endnotes" that are provided on pp.
Finally, Garrido and Davidson draw attention to one of the most recent applications of music in therapy, that of the Rap idiom, and point out that some researchers find positive effects of rap in therapy, and others find more negative effects.
Dobrev went on to draw attention to one of the main priorities of the government, infrastructure development, adding that four highways were under construction.
By sending out a press release, complete with picture, all this ardently pro-EU politician has done is draw attention to one of the absurdities of the union.
Town Without My Car Day - page 16 The invitation by Friends of the Earth asking those on the Birmingham Post Power 50 list to leave their cars at home for the day was clearly a publicity gimmick which was only ever likely to draw attention to one unassailable fact - the movers and shakers in this great city do not, by and large, travel by public transport or, perish the thought, walk to their business appointments.
And I would like to draw attention to one of the loyal unsung heroes, often overlooked by fans and writers alike, who I believe should get a mention.
I draw attention to one in particular- the traditional governance model does not easily apply in public-private partnerships.