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attempt

see definition of attempt
  • nountry, effort
  • verbtry, make effort
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Synonyms for attempt

noun try, effort
  • attack
  • bid
  • endeavor
  • experiment
  • pursuit
  • shot
  • struggle
  • try
  • crack
  • exertion
  • fling
  • go
  • header
  • lick
  • stab
  • striving
  • trial
  • tryout
  • undertaking
  • venture
  • whack
  • workout
  • all one's got
  • dry run
  • one's all
  • one's darnedest
  • one's level best

Antonyms for attempt

  • retreat
  • surrender
  • certainty
  • laziness
  • success
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More words related to attempt

aim

verb. point or direct at a goal
  • address
  • angle
  • aspire
  • attempt
  • cast
  • concentrate
  • contemplate
  • covet
  • design
  • direct
  • endeavor
  • essay
  • fix
  • focus
  • intend
  • level
  • mean
  • plan
  • propose
  • purpose
  • set one's sights on
  • sight
  • slant
  • steer
  • strive
  • target
  • train
  • try
  • want
  • wish
  • zero in on
  • zoom in
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