ATTEMPTING MEANING IN ENGLISH

• Attempting Definition & Synonyms

  1. (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Attempt


• Attempt Definition & Synonyms

  1. (v. i.) To make an attempt; -- with upon.
  2. (v. t.) To try to win, subdue, or overcome; as, one who attempts the virtue of a woman.
  3. (v. t.) To make trial or experiment of; to try; to endeavor to do or perform (some action); to assay; as, to attempt to sing; to attempt a bold flight.
  4. (n.) A essay, trial, or endeavor; an undertaking; an attack, or an effort to gain a point; esp. an unsuccessful, as contrasted with a successful, effort.
  5. (v. t.) To try to move, by entreaty, by afflictions, or by temptations; to tempt.
  6. (v. t.) To attack; to make an effort or attack upon; to try to take by force; as, to attempt the enemys camp.


Synonyms:
Assay, Attack, Effort, Endeavor, Essay, Seek, Try, Undertake,

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