The 'attempt' group
These nouns refer to an attempt to do or achieve something.
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By 1961, they were making few attempts to keep their affair a secret.
Twenty people were injured as police fired shots in the air and baton-charged the crowds in a bid to restore order.
The campaign to stop people drink driving has been successful because of the amount of resources that were put into it.
The lead story in several papers is the rush to buy shares in these companies.