verb (used with object), at·trib·ut·ed, at·trib·ut·ing.
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Origin of attribute
synonym study for attribute
OTHER WORDS FROM attribute
Example sentences from the Web for attribute
Unlike Instagram, WhatsApp also was not a social network — even if it had some attributes of one.Regulators want to break up Facebook. That’s a technical nightmare, insiders say.|Elizabeth Dwoskin|December 11, 2020|Washington Post
Messages that contained the attribute passed directly to DOM of an embedded browser.Wormable code-execution flaw in Cisco Jabber has a severity rating of 9.9 out of 10|Dan Goodin|December 11, 2020|Ars Technica
It’s a wonder — and a professional attribute — that Guralnik never blurts out all the things that we the viewers might be loudly telling the screen.Showtime’s addictive ‘Couples Therapy’ returns to briefly discuss the mutual miseries of 2020|Hank Stuever|December 11, 2020|Washington Post
We spoke about his thoughts around links that have the nofollow attribute on them.Video: Alan Rabinowitz on nofollow links and affiliate links|Barry Schwartz|December 7, 2020|Search Engine Land
The new sponsored attribute helps Google identify advertising links separately.
British Dictionary definitions for attribute
- an adjective or adjectival phrase
- an attributive adjective