verb (used with object)
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The recruitment drive comes amid the launch of Facebook Shops, the social network’s latest attempt to show where it fits in online shopping.
But, if you have to follow up your attempt by calling in a professional, you will likely have to pay for parts twice in addition to the cost of the professional’s labor.
“We’ve seen agencies make many attempts to preserve their talent during this crisis when you look at how many chose to furlough rather than cut jobs, but there are question marks over what happens once that option is removed,” said Pattisall.
The Israeli government also continues to face accusations of “pinkwashing,” the promotion of LGBTQ rights in an attempt to divert attention away from its policies towards the Palestinians.
His attempts in recent years to build better relations with the EU to counterbalance the influence of Russia are likely to be undermined, especially after the violent crackdowns of post-election protestors.Belarus Election: Contested Result Sparks Massive Unrest As Europe’s ‘Last Dictator’ Claims Victory|LGBTQ-Editor|August 12, 2020|No Straight News
In its attempt to discredit the story, the JPO inadvertently confirmed that fact.
Their first attempt to unseat the House speaker failed miserably, so why not try again?
It has a presence, it remains potentially destructive, but all we can do is attempt to marshal it.
It was an attempt to combat a growing chill on free speech in Turkey while placing his newspaper at the center of the debate.
Answer to the last one: trans people are ten times more likely to attempt suicide than non-trans people.Do LGBTs Owe Christians an Olive Branch? Try The Other Way Around|Jay Michaelson|December 14, 2014|DAILY BEAST
And seeing they did not attempt to run away, they made no matter of it, if they stayed two or three days one with the other.
In these cases the attempt has also been made to nourish by subcutaneous injections of food.
He denied that he was party to the attempt, and paid the necessary fee to the Hanaper for his pardon.William de Colchester|Ernest Harold Pearce
Still Maria lay upon my lap, and still I resisted every attempt that was made to remove her.Beaux and Belles of England|Mary Robinson
All attempt at concealment implies some practice of the opposite, or undivine science, founded on nescience.