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Turkish translation of “attempt”

attempt

noun [C]     /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.Trying and making an effortEffort and expending energy
an attempt on sb's life when someone tries to kill someone
birinin hayatına kasdetmek, saldırmak, saldırıya geçmek
Trying and making an effortEffort and expending energyMurder and attempted murderKillingKillingMurder and attempted murder
(Definition of attempt noun from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)

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