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ascribe
used in 1984 by Orwell

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Definition
attribute or credit to
  • Anything large and impressive, if it was reasonably new in appearance, was automatically claimed as having been built since the Revolution, while anything that was obviously of earlier date was ascribed to some dim period called the Middle Ages.
    p. 98.6

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