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synonyms for ascribed

  • attribute
  • impute
  • accredit
  • charge
  • credit
  • lay
  • refer
  • reference
  • hang on
  • pin on
  • set down
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How to use ascribed in a sentence

It is not, however, the incident in itself that is now referred to, but only the formality ascribed to it in the narrative.
SOLOMON AND SOLOMONIC LITERATUREMONCURE DANIEL CONWAY
He evinced the opposite of the temper usually ascribed to the “Shepherd-boy” —a birth-date by Ex.
ASSIMILATIVE MEMORYMARCUS DWIGHT LARROWE (AKA PROF. A. LOISETTE)
Yet he seems not to admit the function ascribed to it, and asserts that it is in many cases wanting.
NARRATIVE OF A SURVEY OF THE INTERTROPICAL AND WESTERN COASTS OF AUSTRALIA] [VOLUME 2 OF 2]PHILLIP PARKER KING
Others muttered that the event which all good men lamented was to be ascribed to unprincipled ambition.
THE HISTORY OF ENGLAND FROM THE ACCESSION OF JAMES II.THOMAS BABINGTON MACAULAY
It must, however, be ascribed chiefly to the moment of its presentation rather than to any superlative merit in the drama.
SPANISH LIFE IN TOWN AND COUNTRYL. HIGGIN AND EUGNE E. STREET
Others have ascribed it to Agricola, or have thought it to be the wall of Hadrian, or even assigned it to pre-Roman natives.
ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, 11TH EDITION, VOLUME 4, PART 3VARIOUS
It may be thought, perhaps, that the variety of senses ascribed to the word harmonia goes beyond what is probable.
THE MODES OF ANCIENT GREEK MUSICDAVID BINNING MONRO
Events which short-sighted politicians ascribed to earthly causes had been ordained on his account.
ENGLISH: COMPOSITION AND LITERATUREW. F. (WILLIAM FRANKLIN) WEBSTER
While an attempt is made to undermine his claim to wisdom, it will incidentally appear that wisdom was ascribed to him.
PAPERS FROM OVERLOOK-HOUSECASPER ALMORE
Assuredly the Ancients would have ascribed this phenomenon to the intervention of an Immortal.
GALLIPOLI DIARY, VOLUME 2IAN HAMILTON
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