1 fastening; connection, tie, link, bond:
The attachment of this fitting is too flimsy. William cannot understand how an attachment could have been formed between his wife and his brother.
2 attaching, fastening, linking, joining, affixing, fixing, connection:
The mode of attachment to the wall is not immediately apparent.
3 affection, regard, fidelity, faithfulness, devotion, regard, liking, fondness, affinity, friendliness, loyalty, admiration, tenderness, partiality, friendship, love:
We still feel a deep attachment, despite the divorce.
4 adjunct, addition, accessory, device, appliance, extra, accoutrement or US also accouterment, appendage, part; ornament, decoration; Colloq gadget:
With this attachment, the film is advanced automatically. Attachments are available at extra cost.
close, deep, passionate, special, strong | enduring, lasting | emotional, romantic, sentimental
VERB + ATTACHMENT
I feel no attachment to the countryside.
| develop, form
Prisoners can develop attachments to their warders.
her strong attachment to her mother
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