Definition of 'take notice'
Example sentences containing 'take notice'
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He knows you have to be successful in business to make people really take notice. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Such figures should make government and business around the world sit up and take notice. Times, Sunday Times (2011)Now is the time to stand up and make the world take notice. The Sun (2015) Governments began to take notice and to discuss measures to reduce pollution. The Collins History of the World in the 20th Century (1994)Yet more people were now taking notice of the mêlée. The Bullet Catchers (1989)His size alone made fans sit up and take notice. Times, Sunday Times (2008) People will take notice now that we are a real team and a real football club. The Sun (2006)He did not take long to make them sit up and take notice. Times, Sunday Times (2015)It was the final test of the winter that made people take notice. Times, Sunday Times (2008)England was forced to sit up and take notice. A VERY ENGLISH DECEIT: The Secret History of the South Sea Bubble and the First Great Financial Scandal (2002)It shows people are taking notice of us and asking questions about how we are playing. Times, Sunday Times (2011)It encouraged people to take notice of me as after that my website got really busy. The Sun (2006)But talking about it makes people take notice. The Sun (2015)The prize is so well respected and it champions albums to the rest of the world and makes them take notice. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Car makers are also taking notice. Times, Sunday Times (2013)They are making people take notice. The Sun (2015)The fact an officer of his rank felt he had to go to a tribunal should make them take notice of the situation. Times, Sunday Times (2008) Make yourself take notice of what's for sale. Behind Closed Doors - advice for families with violence in the home (1988)It is a great premise, with lines to make you sit up and take notice. Times, Sunday Times (2011)I hope the Government will take notice and reconsider this policy. Times, Sunday Times (2013)How can I make him take notice of me? The Sun (2007)Hopefully I will produce the sort of performance that will make people sit up and take notice. Times, Sunday Times (2009)In making this third distinction, he took notice of the fact that any test can only sample the area it is produced to test. Educational Psychology in a Changing World (1988)Let's hope the Government sit up and take notice. The Sun (2010)Society only sits up and takes notice when we see on the news how another pretty young thing has been killed for going against her parents' wishes. The Sun (2008)Our love life is suffering and I don't know how to make him take notice of me again. The Sun (2012)
Definition of take notice from the Collins English Dictionary
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