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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A special assistant to a diplomat or ambassador.

Usage examples (29)
  • The ambassador sent his attache to Paris.
  • The attache is a credible and honorable fellow, and talks of these matters as if he positively believed them.
  • By becoming an "attache," he automatically became a German citizen.
  • The hotel also boasts an 11,000 sq ft spa, and a personal "attache" for every guest, to cater to your every whim. for more
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  • It helps to have a good "attachT" (specialist attached to an embassy) if an allied country is "attacked" (set upon forcefully), especially if there's a way to "attach" (bind together) words with action.
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