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Definitions for attempting
at·tempt·ing

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  1. Attempting

    of Attempt

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    Rank popularity for the word 'attempting' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #3845

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of attempting in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of attempting in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of attempting in a Sentence

  1. Veryan Khan:

    By showing that they have state-like powers, that Islamic State fighters are a real army and not mere disorganized combatants, and that Islamic State fighters operate as such, The Islamic State is attempting to impress and instill fear in the populations it targets as its enemies, they are showing that they are a force to be reckoned with.

  2. Kevin Cate:

    Joe Biden is already The President. Ron DeSantis is wannabe, and wannabes throw stones at the people who have the job they want. What The White House is doing is attempting to do everything Ron DeSantis can with restraint to stop people from getting sick and dying.

  3. Arkansas Georgia:

    As we emerge from Covid-19, retail and service companies, restaurants and industry are attempting to return to pre-pandemic unemployment levels, but employees are as scarce today as jobs were a year ago.

  4. Army Lieutenant General Raymond Thomas:

    That particular part of ungoverned space requires potentially unique special operations solutions and we're attempting to provide those options to the chain of command, we've already identified some formative organizations that we hope to be able to work with in the future.

  5. Robert Goggin:

    He remembers coming into the curve, he remembers attempting to reduce speed, but thereafter he was knocked out just like all the other passengers on the train.

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