Attach means to possess legally through a court ordered document.(verb)
An example of attach is to take custody of a child when one has been appointed the guardian.
The definition of attach is to make oneself connected or known or to personally connect through strong feelings of kindness and caring.(verb)
Attach is defined as to make something stick or physically connect to something else.(verb)
An example of attach is to glue rhinestones onto a pair of jeans.
See attach in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: ME attachen < OFr atacher, altered by substitution of prefix < estachier, to attach < estache, a post, stake < Frank *stakka: see stick
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verb at·tached, at·tach·ing, at·tach·es verb, transitive
Origin: Middle English attachen
Origin: , from Old French attachier
Origin: , alteration of estachier
Origin: , from estache, stake
Origin: , of Germanic origin.
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