Definition of impute to phrasal verb from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

 

impute to

 phrasal verb
phrasal verb
 
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Phrasal Verbs

impute something to somebody/something

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to say, often unfairly, that someone is responsible for something or has a particular quality synonym attribute I denied the motives that my employer was imputing to me.
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