Definition of 'attaché'
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Right here," Pruitt said, patting the attache case in his hand. THE DEVIL'S DOORHe'd also be a lot happier once the attache case that Silverman was clasping was safely deposited back at UN headquarters. CODE BREAKERStone grabbed a quick shower, dressed, and stuffed a clean change of clothes into the attache case. CORMORANT
An investigation discovered that the naval attaché had claimed to have stayed at other fictional hotels. Times, Sunday Times (2006)At the time, he was a cultural attaché in the embassy. Times, Sunday Times (2013)This contributed to his next assignment as military attaché in Washington. Times, Sunday Times (2014)The military attaché's view suggests that they aimed to strike a fast and decisive blow. Times, Sunday Times (2008)He had completed his military service as defence attaché in Jakarta. Times, Sunday Times (2015)In desperation, the ambassador asked the naval attaché and me to help. Times, Sunday Times (2012)He ended his career as naval attaché in Rome. Times, Sunday Times (2014)I still socialise today with his cultural attaché. Times, Sunday Times (2014)I so need a personal cultural attaché. Times, Sunday Times (2008)He had been in his new post as defence attaché in Pretoria for only three weeks before his untimely death. Times, Sunday Times (2009)I was naval and air attaché to Lisbon at the time. Times, Sunday Times (2006)All are hardline loyalists to the 67-year-old dictator, and one was his military attaché. The Sun (2011)He completed his military service in 1967 as defence attaché Madrid. Times, Sunday Times (2015)In 1945 she accompanied her father to Argentina where he was naval attaché. Times, Sunday Times (2013)He qualified as a Russian interpreter in six months and was assistant naval attaché in Moscow. Times, Sunday Times (2016)
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