verb (used with object)
verb (used without object)
Origin of attach
Examples from the Web for attach
We have a specific idea to attach to THE INTERVIEW that will crush.Exclusive: Sony Emails Reveal Destiny’s Child and Kanye West Movies, and Spidey Cameo in Capt. 3|William Boot|December 14, 2014|DAILY BEAST
In DBS, a neurosurgeon implants electrodes in the brain that attach to a “pacemaker” for the brain.The Burden Robin Williams Carried: Diagnosed With Parkinson’s and Depression|Dr. Anand Veeravagu, MD, Tej Azad|August 15, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Using skewers/tooth picks, attach monkey bread, Cinnabons, and churros to battleship.Epic Meal Empire’s Meat Monstrosities: From the Bacon Spider to the Cinnabattleship|Harley Morenstein|July 26, 2014|DAILY BEAST
“Attach Form(s) W-2” would be an exercise in the stapling of nothingness.
True, making an Item 24 deduction requires me to “Attach Form 2106.”
We may now attach other straying symbols as holding them in mind.Cupology|Clara
Vesta's countenance fell, as she thought of the suspicion that might attach to her father.The Entailed Hat|George Alfred Townsend
The name marks a change in the idea which had come to attach to that name since the days of Homer.Studies of Travel - Greece|Edward A. Freeman
If any one did not attach himself as client to a great family he was lost.Folkways|William Graham Sumner
The men there, attach the hawser to the whip, and by hauling one side thereof in, they run the other side and the hawser out.Battles with the Sea|R.M. Ballantyne
verb (mainly tr)
Word Origin for attach
mid-14c. (mid-13c. in Anglo-Latin), "to take or seize (property or goods) by law," a legal term, from Old French atachier (11c.), earlier estachier "to attach, fix; stake up, support" (Modern French attacher, also cf. Italian attaccare), perhaps from a- "to" + Frankish *stakon "a post, stake" or a similar Germanic word (see stake (n.)). Meaning "to fasten, affix, connect" is from c.1400. Related: Attached; attaching.
see no strings attached.