Bedeutung von “attempt” — Learner’s Dictionary

attempt

noun [ C ] us uk /əˈtempt/

B2 If you make an attempt to do something, you try to do it:

This is his second attempt at the exam.
[ + to do sth ] They closed the road in an attempt to reduce traffic in the city.
She made no attempt (= did not try) to be sociable.

Mehr Beispiele

an attempt on sb's life

an attempt to kill someone

(Definition von “attempt noun” aus dem Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)