Definition of "attributes" []

  • To regard as belonging (to), produced (by), or resulting (from); ascribe (to) (verb)
  • A property, quality, or feature belonging to or representative of a person or thing (noun)
  • An object accepted as belonging to a particular office or position (noun)
  • An adjective or adjectival phrase (noun)
  • An attributive adjective (noun)
  • The property, quality, or feature that is affirmed or denied concerning the subject of a proposition (noun)
  • Plural form of attribute. (noun) (c) HarperCollins Publishers Ltd 2016

  • Third-person singular simple present indicative form of attribute. (verb) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "attributes" in a sentence
  • "If the physical brain consists of a large number of elementary physical entities engaged in causal interaction, then the * attributes* of the brain should also be enumerable, as there is nothing else to work with but the intrinsic attributes of those elementary entities which are its constituents, and whatever further attributes arise when they are considered in combination."
  • "But among them some are recognized as being of fundamental importance, and to these in particular is the term attributes applied and special notice devoted by theologians -- though there is no rigid agreement as to the number or classification of such attributes."
  • "It appears US fans were less open to part with their cash than European fans, as sales in the US were down 36% compared to the previous album, while European sales were up 26% - a gain the label attributes to the "overall cheap price of a CD"."
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