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synonyms for focusing

  • attract
  • concentrate
  • direct
  • fixate
  • meet
  • put
  • adjust
  • center
  • centralize
  • concenter
  • convene
  • converge
  • fasten
  • fix
  • join
  • pinpoint
  • rivet
  • sharpen
  • spotlight
  • sweat
  • bring out
  • get detail
  • home in
  • home in on
  • hone in
  • key on
  • knuckle down
  • move in
  • pour it on
  • zero in
  • zoom in
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antonyms for focusing

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  • disarrange
  • disorganize
  • disperse
  • divide
  • ignore
  • scatter
  • separate
  • neglect
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How to use focusing in a sentence

Four engravings and at least six pamphlets, all focusing on the bawdy house story, were shortly in circulation.
A LETTER FROM MR. CIBBER TO MR. POPECOLLEY CIBBER
An intricate focusing device had been removed from a wave guide.
THE PLANET STRAPPERSRAYMOND ZINKE GALLUN
They had pinned a big focusing cloth over the front of the Angel's light dress.
FRECKLESGENE STRATTON-PORTER
The focusing of general attention upon the abstract and universal is a necessary step in the development of the crowd-mind.
THE BEHAVIOR OF CROWDSEVERETT DEAN MARTIN
Focusing his gaze to a searching squint he tried to single out a culprit from their midst.
WHISPERING WIRESHENRY LEVERAGE
It has an automatic focusing lock, which permits the camera to be brought to focus quickly for objects at any distance.
KODAKS AND KODAK SUPPLIES, 1914CANADIAN KODAK COMPANY
This is interchangeable with the regular back, is provided with ground glass for focusing and takes double plate holders.
KODAKS AND KODAK SUPPLIES, 1914CANADIAN KODAK COMPANY
A plate adapter (extra) with focusing screen, interchangeable with the regular back, will permit the use of dry plates if desired.
KODAKS AND KODAK SUPPLIES, 1914CANADIAN KODAK COMPANY
With each one we furnish a leather case and a graduated focusing scale for the camera bed.
KODAKS AND KODAK SUPPLIES, 1914CANADIAN KODAK COMPANY
Twenty steps down the corridor, a Negro technician was focusing a sharp lens on page three of Arriba for April 27, 1938.
THE FIVE ARROWSALLAN CHASE
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WORDS RELATED TO FOCUSING

  • absorption
  • amassing
  • application
  • assembly
  • centering
  • centralization
  • close attention
  • clustering
  • coalescing
  • combination
  • compacting
  • compression
  • concern
  • congregation
  • consolidation
  • convergence
  • converging
  • debate
  • deliberation
  • fixing
  • flocking
  • focusing
  • heed
  • intensification
  • massing
  • narrowing
  • need
  • single-mindedness
  • study
  • unity
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