Definitions of attempt
v. t. - 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. 2
v. t. - To try to move, by entreaty, by afflictions, or by temptations; to tempt. 2
v. t. - To try to win, subdue, or overcome; as, one who attempts the virtue of a woman. 2
v. t. - To attack; to make an effort or attack upon; to try to take by force; as, to attempt the enemy's camp. 2
v. i. - To make an attempt; -- with upon. 2
n. - A essay, trial, or endeavor; an undertaking; an attack, or an effort to gain a point; esp. an unsuccessful, as contrasted with a successful, effort. 2
The word "attempt" uses 7 letters: A E M P T T T.
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Words formed by adding one letter before or after attempt (in bold), or to aempttt in any order:
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Shorter words found within attempt:
ae am amp ape apt at ate att eat em et eta ma mae map mat mate matt matte me meat met meta pa pam pat pate pe pea peat pet ta tae tam tame tamp tap tape tat tate tea team teat temp tempt tepa tet
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