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attempt

at·tempt

attempt

 
 
pronunciation:
tempt
parts of speech:
verb, noun
part of speech: verb
inflections: attempted, attempting, attempts
definition: to try.
He attempted to help the woman stand up after she fell.
synonyms:
try
similar words:
aim
 
part of speech: noun
definition: an effort to do or accomplish something.
Her attempt to read every book in the library will not succeed.
synonyms:
effort
similar words:
crack, pass