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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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To regard as a cause.

Watch out! You may see this word with another pronunciation and its meaning is then different.
Used as a verb, listen here, it means: To regard as a cause. Used as a noun, listen here, it means: A quality proper to a particular person or thing.

Usage examples (39)
  • The agency attributed the rise in business to an improved economy.
  • Oxydendrons 'main attribute is their summer flower.
  • Sets the title attribute to the Category Description
  • I thought the title attribute overides the alt text. for more
Tutoring comment
  • ''Attribute" is a heteronym, which means you may find it with different pronunciations and different meanings.
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