Meaning of attaching

  1. To fasten, to join to (literally and figuratively).
    An officer is attached to a certain regiment, company, or ship.
  2. To adhere; to be attached.
  3. To come into legal operation in connection with anything; to vest.
    Dower will attach.
  4. To win the heart of; to connect by ties of love or self-interest; to attract; to fasten or bind by moral influence; with to.
    attached to a friend; attaching others to us by wealth or flattery
  5. To connect, in a figurative sense; to ascribe or attribute; to affix; with to.
    to attach great importance to a particular circumstance
  6. To take, seize, or lay hold of.
  7. To arrest, seize.

Information about attaching

  • It is a verb.
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Hyphenation of attaching


  • It consists of 3 syllables and 9 chars.
  • attaching is a word trisyllabic because it has three syllables

attaching synonyms

Meaning :

affix, annex, connect, unite, cling, stick

attaching antonyms

Meaning :

detach, disengage, separate, unfasten

Words that rhyme with attaching

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