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attach sth to sth

formal
verb [T] uk phrasal verb with attach   /əˈtætʃ/ us  
C2 To attach a particular quality to something is to consider it to have that quality: I don't attach any importance/significance to these rumours. She attaches great value to being financially independent.
Translations of “attach sth to sth”
in Chinese (Traditional) 認為…有(重要性、價值、意義等)…
in Chinese (Simplified) 认为…有(重要性、价值、意义等)…
(Definition of attach sth to sth from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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