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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: attempting(0.03185 detik)
Found 4 items, similar to attempting.
English → Indonesian (Kamus Landak)
English → Indonesian (quick)
anju, mencoba, pencobaan, percobaan
English → English (WordNet)
n 1: earnest and conscientious activity intended to do or
accomplish something; “made an effort to cover all the
reading material”; “wished him luck in his endeavor”;
“she gave it a good try” [syn: effort, endeavor, endeavour,
2: the act of attacking; “attacks on women increased last
year”; “they made an attempt on his life” [syn: attack]
v 1: make an effort or attempt; “He tried to shake off his
fears”; “The infant had essayed a few wobbly steps”;
“The police attempted to stop the thief”; “He sought to
improve himself”; “She always seeks to do good in the
world” [syn: try, seek, essay, assay]
2: enter upon an activity or enterprise [syn: undertake, set about
English → English (gcide)
Attempt \At*tempt"\ (?; 215), v. t. [imp. & p. p. Attempted;
p. pr. & vb. n. Attempting.] [OF. atenter, also spelt
atempter, F. attenter, fr. L. attentare to attempt; ad +
tentare, temptare, to touch, try, v. intens. of tendere to
stretch. See Tempt, and cf. Attend.]
1. To make trial or experiment of; to try; to endeavor to do
or perform (some action); to assay; as, to attempt to
sing; to attempt a bold flight.
Something attempted, something done,
Has earned a night's repose. --Longfellow.
2. To try to move, by entreaty, by afflictions, or by
temptations; to tempt. [Obs. or Archaic]
It made the laughter of an afternoon
That Vivien should attempt the blameless king.
3. To try to win, subdue, or overcome; as, one who attempts
the virtue of a woman.
Dear sir, of force I must attempt you further:
Take some remembrance of us, as a tribute. --Shak.
4. To attack; to make an effort or attack upon; to try to
take by force; as, to attempt the enemy's camp.
Without attempting his adversary's life. --Motley.
Syn: See Try.