Synonyms of 'ascribe'
attributeDictionary, credit, refer
Doctors ascribed the child's death to a hole in the heart.
usage noteAscribe is sometimes used where subscribe is meant: I do not subscribe (not ascribe) to this view of music.
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If you assign a particular function or value to someone or something, you say they have it.
Assign the letters of the alphabet their numerical values.
Thesaurus for ascribe from the Collins English Thesaurus
If you ascribe an event or condition to a particular cause, you say or consider that it was caused by that thing.