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Attache

A diplomat assigned to an embassy, often with a specific purpose.
References in classic literature ?
The VICOMTE DE NANJAC, a young attache known for his neckties and his Anglomania, approaches with a low bow, and enters into conversation.
It seizes with avidity upon any incidents, surprising or mysterious, in the career of those who have at all distinguished themselves from their fellows, and invents a legend to which it then attaches a fanatical belief.
In exchange for the sacrifice I make of my youth and liberty, I will only ask of Him one thing, and that is, to preserve me for you, because you are the only tie which attaches me to this world.
The fact is that there is one really serious flaw in this evidence to which our friend attaches so much importance.
Does he think me a scoundrel, or an old fool who, without any reason, keeps his own daughter at a distance and attaches this Frenchwoman to himself?
it hinders profane language, and attaches a man to the society of refined females.
Only a few nights ago," he said, "Captain Koki and the other attaches spent an evening with me.