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attach yourself to sb/sth

verb [T] uk phrasal verb with attach   /əˈtætʃ/ us  
If you attach yourself to a person or group, you join him, her, or it, usually for a limited period of time: Being on his own, he attached himself to a noisy group at the bar.
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