unattempted

unattempted

(ˌʌnəˈtɛmptɪd)
adj
1. not tried or undertaken
2. (Law) relating to that upon which no attempt has been made
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Having learnt enough, in the meanwhile, from her open-hearted brother, of what had passed between him and Lady Susan to sink the latter lower than ever in her opinion, she was proportionably more anxious to get Frederica removed from such a mother, and placed under her own care; and, though with little hope of success, was resolved to leave nothing unattempted that might offer a chance of obtaining her sister-in-law's consent to it.
"If he should find her out, madam," answered the other, "your ladyship may be assured he will leave nothing unattempted to come at her."
"The General used Sir Richard with all humanity, and left nothing unattempted that tended to his recovery, highly commending his valour and worthiness, and greatly bewailing the danger in which he was, being unto them a rare spectacle, and a resolution seldom approved, to see one ship turn toward so many enemies, to endure the charge and boarding of so many huge Armadas, and to resist and repel the assaults and entries of so many soldiers.
They had that interest, as well as other interests, in ensuring their impunity from exposure, and they would leave no stone unturned, no sacrifice unattempted, no treachery untried, to discover the place in which their victim was concealed, and to part her from the only friends she had in the world--Marian Halcombe and myself.
Of Mans First Disobedience, and the Fruit Of that Forbidden Tree, whose mortal tast Brought Death into the World, and all our woe, With loss of EDEN, till one greater Man Restore us, and regain the blissful Seat, Sing Heav'nly Muse, that on the secret top Of OREB, or of SINAI, didst inspire That Shepherd, who first taught the chosen Seed, In the Beginning how the Heav'ns and Earth Rose out of CHAOS: Or if SION Hill Delight thee more, and SILOA'S Brook that flow'd Fast by the Oracle of God; I thence Invoke thy aid to my adventrous Song, That with no middle flight intends to soar Above th' AONIAN Mount, while it pursues Things unattempted yet in Prose or Rhime.
She has a new and unattempted problem to solve, perchance that of the happiest nature that ever bloomed.
From this point he used to sally forth, and crossing the Cordillera by passes hitherto unattempted, he ravaged the farm-houses and drove the cattle to his secret rendezvous.
/ But for because he hath not wooed me yet / Not that I have the power to clutch my hand / When his fair angels would salute my palm / But for my hand, as unattempted yet / Like a poor beggar raileth on the rich / Well, whiles I am a beggar, I will rail / And say there is no sin but to be rich / And being rich, my virtue then shall be / To say there is no vice but beggary.'
George III awarded a coat of arms bearing the motto 'Nil intentatum reliquit' - or 'He left nothing unattempted' - to which North East figure and his descendants?
* Try to attempt questions in order by leaving 'anticipated space' for unattempted questions.
The study has left several unattempted questions including the question of thermokinetic properties of the prepared CRFs formulations, release profiles under actual soil conditions with varying pH, and properties as well as the questions regarding the formation of linear and deformed sigmoid release pattern following silicone doping.
Not-doing something (that one never intended to do) is not the same as failing-to-do that something; were it otherwise, all lives would be an unending cascade of (unattempted) failures, both grand and petty.