Part of speech:
To be in operation; function or work:
Something that whirls.
To perform a function; work:
Any attempt or try
(Informal) A trial effort; try
The definition of a try is an attempt or effort.
An attempt; a try:
To function; operate:
To act in a required or expected manner; work
To fit into a group naturally:
To mix, merge, or unite
To treat with lead or a lead compound:
To be or become long, large, or comprehensive:
To pronounce; utter:
To equip; outfit:
To continue in existence; last:
To last; endure
After all others in chronology or sequence:
To stir the emotions:
To move, pass, or go forward or onward; to advance; to continue or renew motion begun.
(Linguistics) To articulate; pronounce:
To pass or journey over or through; traverse:
With a plump; suddenly; heavily
To become known or noticed:
To mold, stamp, cut, or shape with a die
To be wanting; to fall short; to be or become deficient in any measure or degree up to total absence.
(Slang) To die.
Expire is defined as to breathe out, to die, or to come to an end.
To leave (a building, road, vehicle, etc.)
To die; esp., to die a violent or untimely death
(Archaic) To die
To grow or come to be:
To go away (from); leave
(Naut.) To sail on a reach
To advance or move in a manner suggestive of walking
To move or extend in a certain direction:
To excite the feelings of; move strongly
To have recourse; go or turn (to) for use, help, support, etc.
To go often, customarily, or in numbers
Hark is defined as to listen carefully.
To go to constantly; be at often
To slip by; pass
(Music) To reduce (a perfect or a minor interval) by a half step
To contribute is to give something or to help make something happen.
To tend or lead (to an effect); contribute
To cause to move slightly.
To move against another, as when attacking:
To progress is to move forward or advance towards completion.
To put together in a lump or lumps
To withstand is to be able to successfully cope with something or to be able to resist or remain unaffected by something.
To bear, or put up with (someone or something not especially liked)
To take in; absorb; engulf; envelop
To support the spirits, vitality, or resolution of; encourage:
To bear the weight of, especially from below; keep from falling, sinking, or slipping:
To put up with; tolerate:
(Intransitive) To maintain an invincible or permanent attitude; to be fixed, steady, or firm; to take a position in resistance or opposition.
To sustain the burden of; take on; take care of
To take (what is offered or given); receive, esp. willingly
To present a dramatic or musical work or other entertainment before an audience.
To produce a click or series of clicks.
The definition of permit is to allow something.
To expose to danger; chance; risk
To bet on an uncertain outcome, as of a contest.
To continue to exist or prevail; endure; remain
To persist in or remain constant to a purpose, idea, or task in the face of obstacles or discouragement.
To come to a close; end; finish
To arrive at or attain the end of:
To put an end to; stop; cease
To adhere or conform to; keep:
To make or become weak or weaker.
To refuse to accept or do something, esp. in a way that is formally polite
To come to pass; happen
Mesh is defined as to entangle, or to work closely together.
To cover with a layer:
To overlay or spread with something:
To extend or reach over a distance or area or in a given direction:
To be in harmony; accord; agree
To bring into accord or agreement; cause to correspond or comply:
To leave or return, as from a military position.
To leave or surrender possession.
Bid is defined as command or to offer a certain sum of money for something.
To undertake the risk of; brave
To mark the location or boundaries of with or as with stakes
To incur the risk of
To fix or set (a price, value, etc.) on
To put up (a poster, notice, etc.) on (a wall, post, etc.); placard
Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster's Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
To maintain confidently, as if making a bet:
To succeed, thrive, grow, etc. in a vigorous way
To grow vigorously; succeed; thrive; prosper
(Dated) To cause to advance rapidly in price.
To perform for an audience:
To fall or break down; collapse
To break down suddenly; fail; give way
To yield reluctantly to pressure; submit; give in
To spend is to use all of a resource, to focus your energy on something or to give someone money.
To spend wastefully; squander (time, energy, money, etc.)
To become forfeit or void because of failure to pay the premium at the stipulated time
To have a range of different qualities or amounts:
To rove over or through.
To admit of being transported:
To divert or deflect:
To turn one's attention, as in seeking information:
Apply is defined as using something to complete a task or to do something.
(Slang) To leave a place; depart
To go away, retreat, or withdraw to a private, sheltered, or secluded place
To proceed or go in a certain direction:
To travel over or through.
A period of time spent in a particular way; a spell:
Effective or binding force; efficacy:
The act, process, or result of imparting life, interest, spirit, motion, or activity.
An attempt; endeavor; effort
A try, esp. a hard try; attempt; endeavor
A lack of interest or enthusiasm; apathy:
The definition of come is to move closer to the requester.
(Law) To effectuate a surrender of.
To produce through artistic or imaginative effort:
To fail to correspond:
To prevent the flow or passage of:
(Archaic) To stop moving or stop doing something.
To stay while others go
To let have
To be attractive or interesting:
To share an opinion or feeling; be in accord:
Increase is defined as to become bigger or greater.
To request to be supplied with:
To come near or nearer, as in space or time:
To become lower in range
The definition of an action is something that is done or performed.
A journey to fulfill a round of engagements in several places:
A turn, period, or fit of something
(Obs.) A candle marked off into sections, used for keeping time
A period or turn of duty, as at the helm of a ship.
(Music) The meter of a musical pattern:
A specified period of time spent doing something
A change of workers, now specifically a set group of workers or period of working time
(Slang) A period of time served, as of military service, imprisonment, etc.
(Informal) Energy; vigor; vim
Energy; vigor; liveliness; spirit
(Informal) Driving force; vigor; energy
The energy or motive force by which a physical system or machine is operated:
Strength; energy; vigor; power
Potential forces; inherent power; capacity for vigorous action
An initial attempt or endeavor, especially a tentative attempt.
The definition of an attempt is an effort made to accomplish something.
(Now Rare) An attempt
An earnest attempt or effort
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