- attached gingiva,
- attachment disorder,
- attachment of earnings,
- attachment parenting
Origin of attached
verb (used with object)
verb (used without object)
Origin of attach
Examples from the Web for attached
Corden has actually been attached to Into the Woods since the first reading of the screenplay two-and-a-half years ago.New ‘Late Late Show’ Host James Corden Would Like to Manage Your Expectations|Kevin Fallon|December 18, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Apparently the Russos are very close to Paul and Joe suggested Paul could be attached to direct both.Exclusive: Sony Emails Reveal Channing Tatum and Chris Pratt’s Plans For ‘Ghostbusters’ Film|William Boot|December 15, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The amendment was attached to a Senate budget resolution, which Reid does not have the ability to block.
There was “some note of caution” attached to hiring Knox, thanks to the negativity from the case, Robinson said.Amanda Knox, Cub Reporter: The Convicted Murderer Is Now Writing Theater Reviews for a Small Seattle Paper|Justin Miller|November 4, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The instrument is attached to the Anglo-Australian Telescope at the Siding Spring Observatory, northwest of Sydney, Australia.
He had just attached the machine and at this point it was not turned on.Warren Commission (3 of 26): Hearings Vol. III (of 15)|The President's Commission on the Assassination of President Kennedy
This does not form one body with the rest of the frame, but is attached extemporaneously to it by bars and wedged bolts.A Dictionary of Arts, Manufactures and Mines|Andrew Ure
The gauge is attached to the gas burner and the pressure is read by means of a scale attached to the gauge.General Science|Bertha M. Clark
The chamber-maid plays a very unimportant part in any hotel, and a "bell-man" is attached to each floor.Forty Thousand Miles Over Land and Water|Lady (Ethel Gwendoline [Moffatt]) Vincent
Jakin and Lew were attached to the Band as supernumeraries, though they would much have preferred being company buglers.Soldiers Three, Part II.|Rudyard Kipling
verb (mainly tr)
Word Origin for attach
"affectionate, devoted, fond," 1793, past participle adjective from 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.