He could surely have attempted an agreement after such a dramatic step, preferred to “throw the keys over the fence.”
He attempted to run for the presidency in 2008, but was barred from the ballot.
In 1998, President Clinton bombed Serbia in response to the attempted ethnic cleansing of Kosovo without such approval.
DiMaio also at one point conceded that Martin could have attempted to pull away when he was fired on.
Police also believe Franklin attempted to kill a 22-year-old woman in May 1985.
He was afraid the chiefest places of his enterprise might be attempted, and he should be undone.
It flashed over him that that was the reason why the rescue had been attempted.
Orsini was the name of the assassin who attempted the life of Napoleon in.
It was he now who attempted to raise the woman from her knees.
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.