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1. attachment

noun. ['əˈtætʃmənt'] a supplementary part or accessory.

Synonyms

  • lens hood
  • addition
  • improver
  • add-on

Antonyms

  • disallow
  • boycott
  • disapproval
  • invalidate

Etymology

  • attachement (French)
  • -ment (French)

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Rhymes with Attachment

  • detachment
  • catchment

How do you pronounce attachment?

Pronounce attachment as əˈtæʧmənt.

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Sentences with attachment


1. Noun, singular or mass
Use a door attachment or tie the elastic band to a doorknob or pole.

2. Adjective
Unscrew the nut and washer from the anchor using a wrench or drill attachment if necessary.

Quotes about attachment


1. If a person loves only one other person and is indifferent to all others, his love is not love but a symbiotic attachment, or an enlarged egotism.
- Erich Fromm

2. If you wish to strengthen your confidence in God still more, often recall the loving way in which He has acted toward you, and how mercifully He has tried to bring you out of your sinful life, to break your attachment to the things of earth and draw you to His love.
- Alphonsus Liguori

3. If you wish to strengthen your confidence in God still more, often recall the loving way in which He has acted toward you, and how mercifully He has tried to bring you out of your sinful life, to break your attachment to the things of earth and draw you to His love.
- Alphonsus Liguori

2. attachment

noun. ['əˈtætʃmənt'] a feeling of affection for a person or an institution.

Synonyms

  • warmheartedness
  • fond regard
  • affectionateness
  • fondness
  • affection
  • tenderness
  • philia
  • heart

Antonyms

  • repulsion
  • detach
  • disjunctive
  • stand still

Etymology

  • attachement (French)
  • -ment (French)

3. attachment

noun. ['əˈtætʃmənt'] a connection that fastens things together.

Synonyms

  • ligament
  • bond
  • connexion
  • connecter
  • connective
  • connector

Antonyms

  • disprove
  • disapprove
  • disagree
  • take

Etymology

  • attachement (French)
  • -ment (French)

4. attachment

noun. ['əˈtætʃmənt'] the act of attaching or affixing something.

Synonyms

  • graft
  • combination
  • grafting
  • compounding
  • combining

Antonyms

  • incoherence
  • disconnectedness
  • stranger
  • normality

Etymology

  • attachement (French)
  • -ment (French)

5. attachment

noun. ['əˈtætʃmənt'] faithful support for a cause or political party or religion.

Synonyms

  • adherence
  • support
  • kabbalism
  • cabalism
  • royalism
  • adhesion
  • traditionalism

Antonyms

  • unemotionality
  • dislike
  • unconcern
  • cowardice

Etymology

  • attachement (French)
  • -ment (French)

6. attachment

noun. ['əˈtætʃmənt'] a writ authorizing the seizure of property that may be needed for the payment of a judgment in a judicial proceeding.

Synonyms

  • judicial writ

Antonyms

  • unorthodoxy
  • secured bond

Etymology

  • attachement (French)
  • -ment (French)

7. attachment

noun. ['əˈtætʃmənt'] the act of fastening things together.

Synonyms

  • linkage
  • grounding
  • bonding
  • doweling
  • fixation
  • joining
  • earthing
  • tying
  • welding
  • fastening
  • connexion
  • soldering
  • ligature

Antonyms

  • irrelevance
  • unconnectedness
  • unconnected
  • connected

Etymology

  • attachement (French)
  • -ment (French)
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