Translation of "attempt" - English-Turkish dictionary


noun [ C ] uk us /əˈtempt/

B2 when you try to do something

teşebbüs, girişim, deneme
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

when someone tries to kill someone

birinin hayatına kasdetmek, saldırmak, saldırıya geçmek

(Translation of “attempt noun” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)