English - English Dictionary

Few words

focusingthe act of bringing into focus
refocusingfocusing again
autofocusan optical device for focussing a camer or other instrument automatically
focusmaximum clarity or distinctness of an image rendered by an optical system; "in focus"; "out of focus"
focusmaximum clarity or distinctness of an idea; "the controversy brought clearly into focus an important difference of opinion"
focusthe concentration of attention or energy on something; "the focus of activity shifted to molecular biology"; "he had no direction in his life"
focusingthe concentration of attention or energy on something; "the focus of activity shifted to molecular biology"; "he had no direction in his life"
focussingthe concentration of attention or energy on something; "the focus of activity shifted to molecular biology"; "he had no direction in his life"
focusa fixed reference point on the concave side of a conic section
focusa point of convergence of light (or other radiation) or a point from which it diverges
focusa central point or locus of an infection in an organism; "the focus of infection"
focusspecial emphasis attached to something; "the stress was more on accuracy than on speed"
focusput (an image) into focus; "Please focus the image; we cannot enjoy the movie"
refocusput again into focus or focus more sharply; "refocus the image until it is very sharp"
focusbecome focussed or come into focus; "The light focused"
focusdirect one''s attention on something; "Please focus on your studies and not on your hobbies"
focusbring into focus or alignment; to converge or cause to converge; of ideas or emotions
refocusfocus anew; "The group needs to refocus its goals"
focuscause to converge on or toward a central point; "Focus the light on this image"
refocusfocus anew
focus oncenter upon; "Her entire attention centered on her children"; "Our day revolved around our work"
focusedof an optical system (e.g. eye or opera glasses) adjusted to produce a clear image
focusedconcentrated on or clustered around a central point or purpose
unfocusednot concentrated at one point or upon one objective; "diversity...in our huge unfocused country"- Owen Wister
unfocussednot concentrated at one point or upon one objective; "diversity...in our huge unfocused country"- Owen Wister