Attention

Redirected from Taking to mind

The ever-functioning mental factor that engages mental activity with a specific cognitive object. The cognitive engagement may be merely to pay some level of attention to the object (strong or weak), or to focus on the object in a certain way (painstakingly, effortlessly, etc.), or to consider the object in a certain way (concordantly or discordantly).

Tibetan: yid-la byed-pa

Sanskrit: manasikāra

J. Hopkins: Mental engagement; Taking to mind

Synonyms: Paying attention; Consideration; Taking to mind


Other languages

Deutsch: Aufmerksamkeit
Español: Atención
Français: Attention (mentale)
Italiano: Attenzione
Русский: Внимание

Related terms

Top