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Another word for try

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Noun
  1. A trying to do or make something

    See also:

    try

  2. A brief trial

    See also:

    try

Idioms:

    try out

  1. To subject to a procedure that ascertains effectiveness, value, proper function, or other quality

Another word for try

Synonym Study

  • Struggle suggests a violent striving to overcome obstacles or to free oneself from an impediment I struggled to reach the top
  • Strive suggests great, earnest exertion to accomplish something strive to win
  • Essay connotes a tentative experimenting to test the feasibility of something difficult she will not essay the high jump
  • Endeavor suggests exertion and determined effort in the face of difficulties we shall endeavor to recover your loss
  • Attempt , somewhat more formal, suggests a setting out to accomplish something but often connotes failure he had attempted to take his life
  • Try is commonly the simple, direct word for putting forth effort to do something try to come, but specifically it connotes experimentation in testing or proving something I'll try your recipe