attempt (n.)
exploit, undertaking, enterprise
1H4 III.ii.13[King Henry to Prince Hal, of Hal's behaviour] Such poor, such bare, such lewd, such mean attempts
1H4 IV.i.61[Worcester to Hotspur] The quality and hair of our attempt / Brooks no division
Cym III.iv.184[Innogen to Pisanio, of disguising herself] This attempt / I am soldier to
JC I.iii.136[Cassius to Cinna, of Casca] one incorporate / To our attempts
KJ V.ii.111[Lewis the Dauphin to Cardinal Pandulph] I will not return / Till my attempt so much be glorified / As to my ample hope was promised
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