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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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v. - Designate to another source.

Usage examples (7)
  • Verb (used with object) : She attributed his bad temper to ill health. ,He attributed intelligence to his colleagues. ,to attribute a painting to an artist....
  • Noun : Sensitivity is one of his attributes. ,A scepter is one of the attributes of a king
  • Conversely the therapist can reattribute failures so that the patient does not view them as presumed defects in character, p.
  • It appears that the Obama creative accountants are using the reattribute / redesignate categories (esp with HDUSAHFD) to move money around .. for more
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