attached

adjective at·tached \ ə-ˈtacht \
|Updated on: 12 Jun 2018

Definition of attached

1 : connected or joined to something
  • see the attached document
  • a house with an attached garage
2 : emotionally connected : having strong feelings of affection or connection
  • These are happy and well-adjusted children who are very attached to their adoptive family.
  • —Micky Duxbury
3 : 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.

First Known Use of attached

1734

in the meaning defined at sense 2

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ATTACHED Defined for English Language Learners

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Definition of attached for English Language Learners

  • : connected or joined to something

  • : emotionally connected : having strong feelings of affection



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