attached

adjective at·tached \ ə-ˈtacht \
Updated on: 9 Nov 2017

Definition of attached

: permanently fixed when adult
  • attached barnacles

Examples of attached in a Sentence

  1. Please fill out the attached application.

  2. Please see the document attached.

  3. The house has an attached garage.

  4. We both became very attached to the cat.

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First Known Use of attached

1854


ATTACHED Defined for English Language Learners

attached

adjective

Definition of attached for English Language Learners

  • : connected or joined to something

  • : emotionally connected : having strong feelings of affection



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