Bedeutung von “attempt” — Learner’s Dictionary

attempt

verb [ T ] us uk /əˈtempt/
He attempted a joke but no one laughed.He attemped suicide in his twenties.I attempted to explain the difference.She then attempted to rescue the situation.I attempted, unsuccessfully, to stop the flow of water.

B1 to try to do something, especially something difficult:

[ + to do sth ] He attempted to escape through a window.

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