Is the first attache of the legation, Baron Werdern, in the palace?
attache to the Ministry of the Foreign Affairs does not seem so good.
One of them (I think Lady Throckmorton said he was an attache) called on us this morning, and brought some lovely flowers.
The last personage is Jube Japan, a black servant of the attache.
Alas, my dear Eleanor, it takes a long time to make an ambassador out of an attache.
I kinder think that it will be respectable to be attache to such a man as that.
The attache promised that he would and returned to his post in Paris.
He took the attache's arm, and left the small sacristry with him.
Pierre Troubetskoi had long known my father, who had been an attache in Russia.
The count made a significant grimace, and executed something very like a wink, and the attache nodded significantly.
1835, from French attaché "junior officer attached to the staff of an ambassador, etc.," literally "attached," past participle of attacher "to attach" (see attach). Attache case "small leather case for carrying papers" first recorded 1900.
A diplomatic officer attached to an embassy or consulate. Most attachés have specialties, such as military attachés, cultural attachés, economic attachés, and so forth.
Note: Some nations disguise spies as attachés.