Definition Of attachment


an extra part or extension that is or can be attached to something to perform a particular function.

the food processor comes with a blender attachment

the action of attaching something.

the case has a loop for attachment to your belt

the condition of being attached to something or someone, in particular.

Example Of attachment

  • A small plastic zip-lock bag of hardware for attachment to the tripod and for mounting the telescope was included.

  • A volley of lasers shot out from a special attachment below the handle.

  • All of those outbursts of passion and pathos are mostly showmanship, and it is truly amazing how easily these individuals can break off an attachment or relationship without shedding a tear.

  • Almost universally in families, there are strong feelings of attachment to one another that defy logical explanation.

  • American military weapons cannot fire blanks without the addition of a bulky attachment to the firearm.

  • More Example