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Tries

Verb

Definition:

Make an attempt or effort to do something

Examples:

  1. He tried to regain his breath
  2. I started to try and untangle the mystery
  3. I decided to try writing fiction
  4. Three times he tried the manoeuvre and three times he failed

Synonyms:

  • Attempt
  • Endeavour
  • Make an effort
  • Exert oneself

Tries

Noun

Definition:

An effort to accomplish something; an attempt

Examples:

  1. He got his membership card on his third try

Synonyms:

  • Attempt
  • Go
  • Effort
  • Endeavour

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