Definition and Meanings for ascribe
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Part of Speech of ascribe
transitive verb, imperfect, past participle, present participle, verbal noun
Etymology of ascribe
Meaning of ascribe
as transitive verb, imperfect, past participle, present participle, verbal noun
- to attribute, impute, or refer, as to a cause; as, his death was ascribed to a poison; to ascribe an effect to the right cause; to ascribe such a book to such an author.
- to attribute, as a quality, or an appurtenance; to consider or allege to belong.