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ascribe sth to sb/sth

formal
verb uk phrasal verb with ascribe   /əˈskraɪb/ us  
to believe that someone or something has a particular quality: People like to ascribe human feelings to animals.
Translations of “ascribe sth to sb/sth”
in Chinese (Traditional) 認為…具有(某種特點)…
in Chinese (Simplified) 认为…具有(某种特点)…
(Definition of ascribe sth to sb/sth from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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