An example of attribute is to explain a person's constant coughing as a result of chain smoking.
Intelligence, charm and a sense of humor are each an example of an attribute.
Lightning bolts are an attribute of Zeus.
Winged feet are the attribute of Mercury.
Attributed the painting to Titian; attributed the vase to 18th-century Japan.
Attributed their failure to a lack of preparation.
The play is attributed to Shakespeare.
In the clause "My jacket is more expensive than yours", "My" is the attribute of "jacket".