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Translation of attempt in German

EnglishGerman
the attempt das Attentat; der Ansatz; der Versuch
the attempt das Bestreben

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EnglishGerman
Sample sentences:
The mechanic checked all connections before attempting to start the engine.

Der Mechaniker überprüfte alle Anschlüsse bevor er den Motor startete.
to attempt versuchen; probieren; bemühen
attempt versuchen; Versuch; Attentat
try (v); attempt; intentar versuchen
attempt Anstrengung; Bemühung
attempt; (attempt:mt)(1) Anschlag
to try, attempt; tempt versuchen
to try; to attempt versuchen
attempt (n); try der Versuch
attempt (der) Versuch
try; attempt Anlauf
attempt Versuch


Anyway, when we came back to the hotel the doorman asked us how the game was and we replied that we rather would have seen our team winning and that a draw has always something disappointing.
We really felt like being in a stupid tourist attraction. The environment was very beautiful but the mass of people would ruin our special moments. Anyway we had one more surprise on the way back.
Instead, we gave him one of our Swiss chocolates as a gift so he would leave us alone. It worked: the boy went to the couple sitting next to us and tried to sell our Swiss chocolate for 2 Pesos.

English Verbs    
Conjugation of attempt   [ attempted, attempted ]