Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • verb Present participle of ascribe.

Etymologies

Sorry, no etymologies found.

Examples

  • On the other hand, Ohanian may be on firmer ground in ascribing the poor performance between 1935 and 1939 to high real wages resulting from New Deal policies.

    Outstanding Book, Standout Price, Arnold Kling | EconLog | Library of Economics and Liberty

  • And the supremacy of that evaluation in ascribing greatness within that aesthetics implicitly establishes that the most important thing to be is important.

    Archive 2007-04-01

  • Surely the physical definition implicit in ascribing masculinity to the divine is a contradiction of omnipotence in and of itself.

    Archive 2007-04-01

  • The point Boris makes in ascribing antiquated language to an endeavour of which he clearly disapproves.

    Racist Slur At Boris

  • And the supremacy of that evaluation in ascribing greatness within that aesthetics implicitly establishes that the most important thing to be is important.

    THE HALLS OF PENTHEUS -- PART FOUR

  • Surely the physical definition implicit in ascribing masculinity to the divine is a contradiction of omnipotence in and of itself.

    A Response to a Response

  • What really concerns me, though, is the palpable existence of another tradition, a rival tradition, an institutionalisation of constraint morality which in ascribing absolute ethical authority to God implicitly, or indeed explicitly, precludes the moral imperative to remake morality.

    The Heirs of Job

  • What really concerns me, though, is the palpable existence of another tradition, a rival tradition, an institutionalisation of constraint morality which in ascribing absolute ethical authority to God implicitly, or indeed explicitly, precludes the moral imperative to remake morality.

    Archive 2006-02-01

  • Capital, I would spend more than a passing sentence wondering whether Guillory is justified in ascribing the popularity of Gray's poetry to an

    Professing Literature: John Guillory's Misreading of Paul de Man

  • He was not alone in ascribing cultural arrogance to the Chinese.

    The Romance of China: Excursions to China in U.S. Culture: 1776-1876

Comments

Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.