Translation of "attempt" - English-Polish dictionary


noun [ C ] uk /əˈtempt/ us

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.
an attempt on sb's life

an attempt to kill someone

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(Translation of “attempt noun” from the Cambridge English–Polish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)