Questions about example sentences with, and the definition and usage of "Attribute"

The meaning of "Attribute" in various phrases and sentences

Q: What does attribute in the sentence below:

"being filled with a deep sense of inspiration and commitment to making a difference in the world is an even more important attribute." mean?
A: Attribute is a feature or quality somebody or something has. In this sentence the attributes are deep sense of inspiration and commitment to making a difference". It means these are important things that someone should have.
Q: What does What do you think are the most important attributes of exceptional parents?の意味を分かりやすい日本語で教えてください。 mean?
A: What are the most important qualities of very good parents?
Q: What does worst attributes mean?
A: Worst qualities. Like "Tom's worst attributes are he's lazy and mean."
Q: What does attribute mean?
A: If it's a noun, attribute means trait/characteristic (e.g. "Cold weather is an attribute of winter")

If it's a verb, to attribute means to link one thing to another thing, to mean that one was the cause of the other (e.g. "His grumpiness was attributed to his lack of sleep" = "The cause of his grumpiness was considered to be his lack of sleep")
Q: What does "attribute to" mean?
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Example sentences using "Attribute"

Q: Please show me example sentences with attribute.
A: His most mentionable attribute is his intelligence.
I can attribute her successes to her mother, who always taught her the right things.
An attribute is regarding something that happened and giving credit to another person for what the person has.
Q: Please show me example sentences with human attribute .
A: Oh, I see. Kindness is a human attribute.
Q: Please show me example sentences with attribute .
A: Her kindess is her best attribute. His rudeness attributed to their breakup. There are two meanings!
Q: Please show me example sentences with attribute.
A: @ympeace0420: 1)The boy with the long legs was a great attribute to our running team.
2) She is good at math so she will be a great attribute to the math club.

Synonyms of "Attribute" and their differences

Q: What is the difference between attribute and property ?
A: attribute refers to a quality of a person, place or a thing while property is something physical that either you own or you want to and property can also mean quality of something. It actually depends on how you are going to use it
Q: What is the difference between attribute to and contribute to ?
A: They have very similar meanings, but I think contribute to can be used when referring to people or ideas, whereas attribute to is more often used when referring to ideas.

Examples:
I contribute to completing the project.
The victory was attributed to the lack of food.
Q: What is the difference between attribute and trait ?
A: same meaning
Q: What is the difference between attribute and element ?
A: A quality or feature "You have so many great attributes, like your pretty eyes!" or it can be something being caused by someone or something. "You being rude attributed to his bad mood this evening." "He attributed his success to his parents help."
Element can be about a part of something big or abstract, "His story had all the elements that make a great news story."
Q: What is the difference between attribute and ascribe ?
A: They have the same meaning, but I had to look up the word ascribe. That should tell you that it's not very common :P It sounds really academic to me.

Translations of "Attribute"

Q: How do you say this in English (US)? We have already voracious attribute of own interminable desire
A:

I came here to ask you a question because I liked your answer last time.
You are the best !!!

Do you know about this expression?

"Don't take a hit"


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Lyrics (Wish You Were Sober - Conan Gray)

This party's shit, wish we could dip
Go anywhere but here
Don't take a hit, don't kiss my lips ★★
And please don't drink more beer

I'ma crawl out the window now
'Cause I don't like anyone around
Kinda hope you're following me out
But this is definitely not my crowd

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Q: How do you say this in English (US)? attribute
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Q: How do you say this in English (US)? attribute (verb)?
A: "Journalists attribute Hillary Clinton's loss in the 2016 election to the many scandals that plagued her campaign"

Other questions about "Attribute"

Q: It's one of the basic attributes that any teacher should have
It's one of the basic attributes that any teacher should be having
does this sound natural?
A: The first one is more natural. It’s one of the basic attributes that any teacher should have.
Q: What does "attribute blame" (1st paragraph) mean?

p.s.
I understand "attribute blame" to somebody.
But just "attribute blame" is confusing for me...

Context>>>>>>>>>>
THE HAGUE (Reuters) - A new team established by the global chemical weapons watchdog to attribute blame for the use of banned munitions in Syria will investigate nine alleged attacks during the country's civil war, including in the town of Douma, sources briefed on the matter told Reuters.

The Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW) was created in 1997 as a technical body to enforce a global non-proliferation treaty. It had until now only been authorised to say whether chemical attacks occurred, not who perpetrated them.

Last June, the Investigation and Identification Team (IIT) was established by the OPCW's member states during a special session, a move that has brought deeper political division to the U.N. -back agency. Now it has identified the locations of its first investigations to be conducted in the coming three years.
A: In this case the 'somebody' is implied and is likely a group of people held responsible for the attacks. The new team's goal is to find the guilty parties.
Q: Please show me how to pronounce attribute.
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Q: what does attribute & call upon at short notice mean?
I know lots of meanings of attribute, but don't know how to explain appropriately.
A: In this case attribute means something like “identifies as the cause of”.

For example, “he is successful because he is intelligent.”
“His success was attributed to his intelligence.”

“Most stories say Apple was successful because of Steve Jobs.”
“Most stories attribute Apple’s success to Steve Jobs.”

To call upon someone means to ask them to do something.

“The king called upon his knights to prepare for battle.”

“The lord called upon his chef to prepare food for his visitors.”

Short notice means without much warning.

“The customer wants 100 cakes by tomorrow.”
“That’s too little time to prepare the cakes. Tell him we cannot get enough cakes ready on such short notice.”
Q: Please refer to the attribute XXX in the attached file. does this sound natural?
A: Attribute may not be the right word, but it isn't clear what the right word would be.

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