attach (v.) Old form(s): attach'd
seize, take hold of, grip
2H4 II.ii.3[Poins to Prince Henry] I had thought weariness durst not have attached one of so high blood
LLL IV.iii.351[Berowne to all] homeward every man attach the hand / Of his fair mistress
TC V.ii.164[Ulysses to Troilus] May worthy Troilus be half attached / With that which here his passion doth express? [i.e. gripped with such devotion]
Tem III.iii.6[Alonso to Gonzalo] I ... am myself attached with weariness
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