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noun attitude pronunciation in British English /ˈætɪˌtjuːd/ 
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  1. 1
    [countable/uncountable] someone's opinions or feelings about something, especially as shown by their behaviour

    an unhealthy social environment that encourages negative attitudes

    The move reflects changing attitudes among management.

    attitude to:

    People here have a more relaxed attitude to their work.

    attitude towards:

    Attitudes towards the older members of the group will have to change.

    an attitude problem (=negative feelings and inappropriate behaviour):

    What we don't need is somebody with an attitude problem.

  2. 2
    [uncountable] informal a proud confident way of behaving that some people consider rude

    There's no denying the guy has attitude.

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