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Definitions of attempt:
  • noun:   earnest and conscientious activity intended to do or accomplish something
  • noun:   the act of attacking
    Example: "They made an attempt on his life"
  • verb:   make an effort or attempt
    Example: "The police attempted to stop the thief"
  • verb:   enter upon an activity or enterprise

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