What is another word for Ascribed?

272 synonyms found

Pronunciation:

[ ɐskɹˈa͡ɪbd], [ ɐskɹˈa‍ɪbd], [ ɐ_s_k_ɹ_ˈaɪ_b_d]

Ascribed is a verb that refers to assigning a particular quality, status, or other attribute to someone or something. There are several synonyms for this word, including attributed, imputed, assigned, accredited, attached, affixed, applied, and appointed. Each of these synonyms conveys a similar sense of assigning a quality or characteristic to something or someone. For instance, if someone is ascribed with intelligence, it means that they are assumed to possess an intellectual capacity, and this quality has been ascribed to them by someone else. Therefore, these synonyms can be used interchangeably to describe the same action or process of assigning a particular characteristic or quality to someone or something.

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Usage examples for Ascribed

It is indeed impossible to reconcile the motives and the date to which this narrative is Ascribed by some, with the plain phenomena, with the narrative itself.
"The Expositor's Bible: The Book of Exodus"
G. A. Chadwick
But these are all Ascribed to current, for the sake of convenience.
"Lectures in Navigation"
Ernest Gallaudet Draper
My Eskimo companions Ascribed to the birds almost human qualities and they talked to them reverently, thereby displaying their heart's desire.
"My Attainment of the Pole"
Frederick A. Cook

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