Definitions of attempted

  1.   of Attempt
  2.   tried unsuccessfully; " attempted murder"

Antonyms for attempted


Quotes of attempted

  1. Too much is demanded by the critic, attempted by the poet. – John C. Ransom

Usage examples for attempted

  1. “ Margaret had attempted to raise her thick veil, but Millicent refused to let her. ” – There was a King in Egypt by Norma Lorimer
  2. With this terrible weapon he struck down all who attempted to force a passage into the fortress. ” – History-of-the-Conquest-of-Peru-with-a-preliminary-view-of-the-civilization-of-the-Incas by Prescott, William Hickling
  3. The hard- pressed chase directly afterwards attempted to follow her example. ” – Won from the Waves by W.H.G. Kingston
  4. She attempted to give him a little shake, with the result that she shook only herself. ” – The Mayor of Warwick by Herbert M. Hopkins
  5. “ No one so far as I know has attempted to do the thing that way, and my own theory is best developed by another method. ” – The Value of Money by Benjamin M. Anderson, Jr.

Rhymes for attempted