1A person on the staff of an ambassador having a specialized area of responsibility: naval and air attachés
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- In the last week of June, a defense attaché and a political officer from the US Embassy in New Delhi made an unpublicised visit to Jammu and Kashmir.
- The Ambassador thought that his attaché lacked objectivity and analytical skill.
- As we were being shown around, one of the other ambassadors and his attaché, Richard, arrived.
Early 19th century: from French, literally 'attached', past participle of attacher.
Words that rhyme with attachécachet, papier-mâché, sachet, sashay
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