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Spanish translation of “attempt”

attempt

verb /əˈtempt/
to try
intentar , tratar de
He attempted to reach the dying man, but did not succeed He did not attempt the last question in the exam .
attempted /əˈtemptid/ adjective (used especially about crimes ) tried , but without success
Intento de….
attempted burglary .
(Definition of attempt from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)

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