Definition of attachment
- a deep attachment to nature
- The trick to sending attachments successfully is to know what e-mail program and operating system your recipient uses.
- —Adam C. Engst
The vacuum cleaner attachments help clean in tight spaces.
I need a longer attachment for the drill.
I'll send the document as an attachment to my next e-mail.
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: an extra part that can be used with a machine to make it do a particular job
: strong feelings of affection or loyalty for someone or something
: a document or file that is sent with e-mail
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