If he tried to follow a moving automobile, he could sometimes attach himself, if the vehicle was slow or stopped, but the act was tenuous at best.
But with a bike there's nothing I can attach to.
Take all the webbing of a normal spider, wad it up and tangle everything together then attach it to random points.
Alex refused to let her attach his name to that, so she had made provisions for it to be left to Jonathan and Destiny.
Fred, age seventy-six, was quick to embrace any hint of mystery and attach it to the most common everyday happening.
To attach to the end of each wire a small light ball which when charged would be attracted towards an adjacent bell and strike it.
It is impossible to attach political importance to these revolutions; nor did they bring the people any appreciable good.
The chief pitfall appears to be the tendency to attach more meaning to the results than from their nature they can bear.
The importance which the biblical writers attach to the return from Babylon in the reign of Artaxerxes forms a starting-point for several interesting inquiries.
No such significance could attach to the grant of the usus mitrae (under somewhat narrow restrictions as to where and when) to cathedral dignitaries.
The gobies (Gobius) are small fishes readily recognized by their ventrals (the fins on the lower surface of the chest) being united into one fin, forming a suctorial disk, by which these fishes are enabled to attach themselves in every possible position to a rock or other firm substances.
It was probably not long after this that Odenathus, with a keen eye for his advantage, made an attempt to attach himself to Shapur I.
If his experiences and observations hadn't led him to the concepts, SMALL, LARGE, GOOD, BAD, SWEET, SOUR, he would have nothing to attach the word-tags to.
We shall see whether he cannot attach you to himself or find a place for you somewhere nearer the sun.
And don't attach importance to her being so bright: that's because she's living through the last days of her girlhood, but I know what she is like every time we receive a letter from him!
With his sixty years' experience he knew what value to attach to rumors, knew how apt people who desire anything are to group all news so that it appears to confirm what they desire, and he knew how readily in such cases they omit all that makes for the contrary.