"I attempted to show the quicksilver nature of her thinking, where she makes visual associations," Jackson said.
Prince Harry showed he is still game for a laugh today when he attempted to change the nappy of a baby (doll) with just one hand.
No other press or television organization had attempted that detailed of a narrative reconstruction at the time.
In January, the New York Times reported that at least 70 Americans have either traveled or attempted to travel to Syria.
According to Frank, Adam cut Nalepa down from the “makeshift noose,” called police, and attempted to render medical care.
He was afraid the chiefest places of his enterprise might be attempted, and he should be undone.
This was the first time I ever attempted to escape and gain my freedom.
Orsini was the name of the assassin who attempted the life of Napoleon in.
She essayed to introduce Gracie; not one of them attempted a bow.
Such chartings as we have attempted have been of these living waters.
1530s, from attempt (v.). Meaning "effort to accomplish something by violence" is from 1580s, especially as an assault on someone's life.