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attached

adjective

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(Entry 1 of 2)

having a liking or affection
  • was rather attached to her old stuffed animals

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attached

verb
past tense of attach

Synonyms & Antonyms of attached (Entry 2 of 2)

2 to pick (someone) by one's authority for a specific position or duty
  • attached the colonel to the new regiment

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3 to take ownership or control of (something) by right of one's authority
  • attached the house for nonpayment of property taxes

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The first known use of attached was in 1734

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“Attached.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/attached. Accessed 27 Oct. 2020.

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