1. 1 〔計画する〕plan ((to do)); 〔試みる〕attempt ((to do))
    • 市場の拡大を図っている
    • They are planning ways to expand their market.
    • 彼は再挙を図った
    • He tried to recover his lost standing.
    • 彼女は自殺を図った
    • She attempted suicide.
    • 公益を図る
    • work for the good of the public/serve the public interest
    • 私利を図る
    • try to advance one's own interests
    • 事件の早期解決を図る
    • aim at [strive for] an early settlement of the matter
  1. 2 〔取り計らう〕⇒はからう(計らう)はからい(計らい)
    • できるだけ便宜を図りましょう
    • I will do everything 「I can [within my power] to help you.
  1. 3 〔考える〕
    • あに図らんや,土壇場で大逆転が起こった
    • 「Quite unexpectedly [To our surprise], the tables were turned at the last moment.