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Overview of verb attempt

The verb attempt has 2 senses? (first 2 from tagged texts)
1. (50) try, seek, attempt, essay, assay

(make an effort or attempt; "He tried to shake off his fears"; "The infant had essayed a few wobbly steps"; "The police attempted to stop the thief"; "He sought to improve himself"; "She always seeks to do good in the world")

2. (15) undertake, set about, attempt

(enter upon an activity or enterprise)

Overview of adj attempted

The adj attempted has 1 senses? (first 1 from tagged texts)
1. (2) attempted

(tried unsuccessfully; "attempted murder") © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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