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  Words related to attribute

Related / Similar Words: property, dimension, impute, ascribe, assign

 

Definition:
  • an abstraction belonging to or characteristic of an entity;
  • a construct whereby objects or individuals can be distinguished; "self-confidence is not an endearing property";
  • attribute or credit to; "We attributed this quotation to Shakespeare"; "People impute great cleverness to cats";
  • decide as to where something belongs in a scheme; "The biologist assigned the mushroom to the proper class";

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    Hyponyms: shape, form, human nature, trait, thing, common denominator, personality, cheerfulness, cheer, uncheerfulness, ballast, ethos, eidos, quality, property, inheritance, heritage, character, lineament, feature, characteristic, impute, sensualize, carnalize, credit, reattribute, anthropomorphize, anthropomorphise, personify, personate, accredit, blame, charge, project, externalize, externalise, internalize, internalise, interiorize, interiorise, relegate, classify

     

    Grouped Verbs: impute

     

    Derivational Morphology: attribution, ascription, imputation, assignment, assigning

     

     
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