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attributed (verb)
If you attributed something to a situation, you said that the situation caused or created it.
  • We attributed his low test score to the fact that he did not study for the test.
attribute (noun)
An attribute is an aspect or feature of something.
  • Kindness and helping others are attributes of human behaviour.
attributed (verb)
If you attributed a statement, a poem or music to someone, then you indicated that he was the one who said or created it.
  • The professor attributed the famous sentence, 'What does not kill me, makes me stronger', to Freidrich Nietzsche.
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