Word of the Week: Ascribe

CliffsNotes April 8, 2015


CliffsNotes Word of the Week Ascribe


Word: ascribe (v)

Meaning: to assign to a source

Synonyms: accredit, attribute

1. Chrissy Teigen ascribes her beautiful hair to her hairstylist and extensions.

2.  He ascribes his work ethic to his hard-working parents.

3. The boss truthfully ascribed the impressive presentation to the intern.

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