Usage examples for Attempting

  1. You don't object to my attempting to try? – Philo Gubb Correspondence-School Detective by Ellis Parker Butler
  2. I should be frightened at her attempting the voyage, but Grace says it is just what Doctor Flower has been wishing and hoping for. – Fernley House by Laura E. Richards
  3. There were only they in the house capable of attempting that affair of the bouquet. – The Secret of the Night by Gaston Leroux