Definition of Attempt:
Make an effort to achieve or complete (something, typically a difficult task or action).
An act of trying to achieve something, typically one that is unsuccessful or not certain to succeed.
Overt performance of an act that may be regarded as more than a preparation to commit a crime. Commonly, an attempt is a crime but a preparation is not.
Synonyms of Attempt
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How to use Attempt in a sentence?
- She attempted a comeback in 1989.
- An attempt to halt the bombings.
Meaning of Attempt & Attempt Definition