See attempt.

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  • Attemptable — At*tempt a*ble, a. Capable of being attempted, tried, or attacked. Shak. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • attemptable — adjective see attempt I …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • attemptable — adjective Capable of being attempted, tried, or attacked …   Wiktionary

  • attemptable — adj. can be endeavored, worth trying …   English contemporary dictionary

  • attemptable — at·tempt·a·ble …   English syllables

  • attemptable — əbəl adjective : capable of being attempted …   Useful english dictionary

  • attempt — I. transitive verb Etymology: Middle English, from Anglo French & Latin; Anglo French attempter, from Latin attemptare, from ad + temptare to touch, try more at tempt Date: 14th century 1. to make an effort to do, accomplish, solve, or effect <… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • attempter — See attemptable. * * * …   Universalium

  • attempt — attemptability, n. attemptable, adj. attempter, n. /euh tempt /, v.t. 1. to make an effort at; try; undertake; seek: to attempt an impossible task; to attempt to walk six miles. 2. Archaic. to attack; move against in a hostile manner: to attempt… …   Universalium

  • assayable — adj. testable; attemptable; something which can be undertaken …   English contemporary dictionary

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