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attempt
Definition:
To make an attempt; - with upon.

Synonyms:

noun
act
attack, attempt, effort, endeavor, endeavour, try.
attempt
assay, attack, effort, endeavor, endeavour, essay, seek, set about, try, undertake.
cause
Movements.
endeavor
action, adventure, commitment, deed, effort, engagement, enterprise, essay, gambit, job, performance, proceeding, production, project, purpose, undertaking.
exertion
hard pull, long pull.
experiment
trial run, tryout, Re-search, Research and Development, R&D, try-on.
offer
advance, bestowal, bid, citation, concession, deal, donation, endowment, gift, grant, investiture, invitation, issue, offer, offering, overture, present, quotation, submission, tender.
trial
struggle.
try, effort
attack, bid, dry run, endeavor, exertion, experiment, fling, go, header, lick, pursuit, shot, stab, striving, struggle, trial, try, tryout, undertaking, venture, whack, workout, crack, all one's got, one's all, one's darnedest, one's level best.
work
grindstone, salt mine, grindstones, salt mines.
verb
endeavor
act, aim, approach, assay, commit, contract, endeavor, engage, exploit, maneuver, perform, proceed, undertake, venture, volunteer.
offer
bestow, cite, endow, extend, give, impart, invite, quote, render, submit.
social
assay, attempt, essay, seek, try.
try, make effort
aim, essay, give it a try, pursue, push, seek, solicit, strive, tackle, take on, undertake, exert oneself, have a go at, do level best, give a fling, give a whirl, give it a go, give old college try, go the limit, have a crack, make a run at, shoot the works, take a stab at, take best shot, try one's hand at, give best shot.
Examples of usage:
  1. It is of no use for us to attempt to stir till the fellows are all asleep, so save yourself up. – One Maid's Mischief by George Manville Fenn
  2. If only our attempt had done Pentaur any good!" – The Complete Historical Romances of Georg Ebers by Georg Ebers
  3. Them I shall not attempt to explain. – An Artist in Crime by Rodrigues Ottolengui
  4. He could not attempt, then, to explain his state of mind- but he was very much interested. – Love and Lucy by Maurice Henry Hewlett
  5. After all, Larry, the thing may be no more than a joke or an attempt at bluff. – The Cattle-Baron's Daughter by Harold Bindloss

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