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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

To again try; To again make an effort.

Usage examples (16)
  • The customer repeated that she had called earlier and someone at FedEx had told her they could reattempt delivery.
  • Panelists Erin Kotecki Vest and Joanne Bamberger hope they can reattempt the panel live at Netroots Nation in Pittsburgh next year.
  • The same impulse to control and limit choice is ascendant in the curretn reattempt at national health care, among other other socialist schemes.
  • I remember also reading an old account of how he painted a gold ring with gem stone, scraping it out each time he would reattempt it, trying to capture the essence of it... for more
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