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Synonyms of 'attach'

(verb) 
Definition
to join, fasten, or connect
Attach labels to things before you file them away.
Synonyms
affix
Complete the form and affix four tokens.
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stick
Stick down any loose bits of flooring.
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secure
The frames are secured by horizontal rails to the back wall.
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bind
Bind the ends of the card together with thread.
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unite
They have agreed to unite their efforts to bring peace.
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add
She wants to add a huge sports complex to the hotel.
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join
The opened link is used to join the two ends of the chain.
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link
the Channel Tunnel linking Britain and France
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tie
He tied the ends of the plastic bag together.
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fix
Fix the photo to the card using double-sided tape
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connect
Connect the machine to the mains.
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lash
Secure the anchor by lashing it to the rail.
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adhere
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fasten
Use screws to fasten the shelf to the wall.
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annex
A gate goes through to the annexed garden.
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truss
The intruders trussed him with the bandage.
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yoke
They are yoked by money and votes.
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append (formal)
His real name hadn't been appended to the manuscript.
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make fast
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subjoin
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bootstrap to
Opposites
(verb) 
Definition
to attribute or ascribe
They have attached much significance to your visit.
Synonyms
ascribe
Journalists ascribed voter apathy to distrust of the government.
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attribute
They attribute their success to external causes such as luck.
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assign
Assign the letters of the alphabet their numerical values.
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associate
We've got the idea of associating progress with the future.
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lay on
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accredit
The discovery of runes is, in Norse mythology, accredited to Odin.
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invest with
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impute
It is unfair to impute blame to the employees.
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reattribute

Additional synonyms

in the sense of accredit
Definition
to attribute (a quality or an action) to (a person)
The discovery of runes is, in Norse mythology, accredited to Odin.
Synonyms
trace to,
put down to,
lay at the door of
in the sense of add
She wants to add a huge sports complex to the hotel.
Synonyms
increase by,
append (formal),
enlarge by
in the sense of annex
Definition
to join or add (something) to something larger
A gate goes through to the annexed garden.
Synonyms
add,
append (formal),
subjoin

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