To relate (something, usually something bad) to a particular cause or source; place the fault or responsibility for: synonym: attribute.transitive verb
To assign as a characteristic; credit.
To charge; attribute; ascribe; reckon as pertaining or attributable.
To reckon as chargeable or accusable; charge; tax; accuse.
To attribute vicariously; ascribe as derived from another: used especially in theology. See
To take account of; reckon; regard; consider.
Synonyms Attribute, Ascribe, Refer, etc. See
To charge; to ascribe; to attribute; to set to the account of; to charge to one as the author, responsible originator, or possessor; — generally in a bad sense.transitive verb
To adjudge as one’s own (the sin or righteousness) of another.transitive verb
To take account of; to consider; to regard.