The other, speaking with an air of authority, attributes it to the irresistible deliciousness of the McRib.
Weigel attributes the difficulties not so much to Ratzinger as to the Roman Curia and administration.
Benioff: Melisandre is a tricky role, and very few actresses have all the attributes required.
late 14c., "assign, bestow," from Latin attributus, past participle of attribuere "assign to, add, bestow;" figuratively "to attribute, ascribe, impute," from ad- "to" + tribuere "assign, give, bestow" (see tribute). Related: Attributed; attributing.
"quality ascribed to someone," late 14c., from Latin attributum "anything attributed," noun use of neuter of attributus (see attribute (v.)). Distinguished from the verb by pronunciation.