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Another word for effort

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Noun
  1. The use of energy to do something

    See also:

    work

  2. A difficult or tedious undertaking

  3. A trying to do or make something

    See also:

    try

  4. Something completed or attained successfully

    See also:

    do

Another word for effort

Synonym Study

  • ?pains suggests a laborious, diligent attempt to take pains with one's work
  • Endeavor suggests an earnest, sustained attempt to accomplish a particular, usually meritorious, end a life spent in the endeavor to do good
  • Exertion implies an energetic, vigorous use of power, strength, etc., often without reference to any particular end she feels faint after any exertion
  • Effort implies a conscious attempt to achieve a particular end make some effort to be friendly