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

What does the acronym attempt stand for?

ATTEMPT abbreviation definitions:
–  attempting
–  attempted

Synonyms:

noun
act
endeavour, effort, attempt, endeavor, attack, try.
attempt
set about, endeavor, try, seek, endeavour, attack, essay, effort, assay, undertake.
cause
Movements.
endeavor
adventure, job, performance, action, undertaking, enterprise, essay, gambit, project, effort, commitment, deed, proceeding, production, purpose, engagement.
exertion
hard pull, long pull.
experiment
R&D, Re-search, tryout, Research and Development, trial run, try-on.
offer
grant, deal, donation, offering, citation, tender, offer, gift, submission, overture, concession, quotation, present, bid, bestowal, advance, issue, endowment, investiture, invitation.
trial
struggle.
try, effort
struggle, venture, workout, shot, undertaking, lick, pursuit, trial, exertion, all one's got, header, one's darnedest, try, one's level best, go, experiment, attack, stab, tryout, one's all, striving, dry run, bid, endeavor, crack, fling, whack.
work
grindstones, salt mine, salt mines, grindstone.
verb
endeavor
proceed, assay, endeavor, commit, maneuver, engage, exploit, perform, contract, approach, act, undertake, volunteer, venture, aim.
offer
quote, extend, render, invite, give, cite, impart, endow, bestow, submit.
social
seek, attempt, assay, essay, try.
try, make effort
have a crack, give old college try, tackle, have a go at, take on, strive, solicit, make a run at, exert oneself, give it a go, essay, do level best, shoot the works, push, go the limit, give a whirl, give it a try, take a stab at, pursue, undertake, give best shot, give a fling, take best shot, aim, try one's hand at, seek.
Examples of usage:
  1. If only our attempt had done Pentaur any good!" – The Complete Historical Romances of Georg Ebers by Georg Ebers
  2. Them I shall not attempt to explain. – An Artist in Crime by Rodrigues Ottolengui
  3. He could not attempt, then, to explain his state of mind- but he was very much interested. – Love and Lucy by Maurice Henry Hewlett
  4. 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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