attempt

attempt
n
1) попытка; проба
2) покушение

to avoid possible attempts of capture — избежать возможных попыток захвата

to back a coup attempt — поддержать политику переворота

to botch an attempt — совершить неудачную попытку

to clamp down on an attempt — срывать / пресекать попытку

to counteract attempts — противодействовать попыткам, нейтрализовать попытки

to crush a coup attempt — подавить попытку переворота

to escape an attempt on one's life — остаться в живых / уцелеть при покушении

to escape an assassination attempt — уцелеть при покушении

to foil an attempt — срывать / пресекать попытку

to make an attempt — делать / предпринимать попытку

to plot an assassination attempt against smb — готовить покушение на кого-л.

to put down an attempt to overthrow smb — подавлять попытку свержения кого-л.

to thwart attempts to stage a conspiracy — пресекать попытки организации заговора

- arson attempt
- assassination attempt against smb
- assassination attempt on smb's life
- attempt against smb
- attempt on smb's life
- attempt to hijack an aircraft
- attempt to undermine détente
- coup attempt
- eleventh hour attempt to find a solution
- failed attempt
- failure of attempts
- hijack attempt
- hijacking attempt
- last-ditch attempt
- mediation attempt
- repeated attempts
- transparent attempt
- unsuccessful attempt

Politics english-russian dictionary. 2013.

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  • attempt — at·tempt n: the crime of having the intent to commit and taking action in an effort to commit a crime that fails or is prevented – called also criminal attempt; see also impossibility ◇ There is no settled answer to how close to completing a… …   Law dictionary

  • attempt — vb Attempt, try, endeavor, essay, strive, struggle as verbs mean to make an effort to do something that may or may not be successful and as nouns (the single exception in form being striving) mean the effort made to accomplish such an end.… …   New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • Attempt — At*tempt , 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. [1913 Webster] By his blindness maimed for high attempts. Milton. [1913 Webster]… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 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},… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Attempt — At*tempt , v. i. To make an attempt; with upon. [Obs.] Sir T. Browne. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • attempt — [n] try, effort all one’s got*, attack, bid*, crack*, dry run*, endeavor, exertion, experiment, fling, go, header*, lick*, one’s all, one’s darnedest*, one’s level best*, pursuit, shot, stab, striving, struggle, trial, try, tryout, undertaking,… …   New thesaurus

  • attempt — [ə tempt′] vt. [ME attempten < OFr attempter < L attemptare, to try, solicit < ad , to + temptare, to try: see TEMPT] 1. to make an effort to do, get, have, etc.; try; endeavor 2. Archaic to tempt n. 1. a try 2. an attack, as on a person …   English World dictionary

  • attempt — ► VERB ▪ make an effort to achieve or complete (something). ► NOUN ▪ an act of attempting. ORIGIN Latin attemptare, from temptare to tempt …   English terms dictionary

  • attempt — {{Roman}}I.{{/Roman}} noun ADJECTIVE ▪ successful ▪ abortive, botched, failed, fruitless, futile, ill fated, misguided, unsuccessful …   Collocations dictionary

  • Attempt — This article is about the crime of attempt. For other uses, see wikt:attempt …   Wikipedia

  • attempt — I n. 1) to make an attempt 2) to foil, thwart an attempt 3) an abortive, fruitless, futile, vain; all out, concerted, last ditch; bold, brazen, daring; crude; deliberate; feeble, halfhearted, weak; first; premature; successful attempt; repeated… …   Combinatory dictionary

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