|1.||[ verb ] attribute to a source or cause|
|Synonyms:||regard_as think_of attribute look_upon assign impute ascribe repute look_on esteem|
"We attributed this quotation to Shakespeare"
|Related terms:||think judge blame credit accredit internalize project reattribute sensualize personify anthropomorphize repute reputation|
|2.||[ verb ] look on as or consider|
|Synonyms:||regard_as think_of look_upon repute look_on esteem|
: "she looked on this affair as a joke" "He thinks of himself as a brilliant musician"