Helping to share the web since 1996

Use the search bar above to find dictionary definitions - click home to search Link Centre for websites.

Dictionary definition for: Attribute

1. (n) a construct whereby objects or individuals can be distinguished; "self-confidence is not an endearing property"

2. (v) attribute or credit to; "We attributed this quotation to Shakespeare" "People impute great cleverness to cats"

3. (n) an abstraction belonging to or characteristic of an entity

4. (v) decide as to where something belongs in a scheme; "The biologist assigned the mushroom to the proper class"

WordNet 2.1 Copyright Princeton University. All rights reserved.