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In dictionary for phrase Try was found total 18 words.


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try pokoušet v:
try snažit se v:
try soudit v:
try vynasnažit se v:
try vyzkoušet v:
try zakusit v:
try zkoušet v:
try zkouška n:
try zkusit v:
try pokusit se Med.
try snažit se Med.
try zkusit Med.
Try Esej GB
Try Pokus GB
Try Rozhodnout GB
Try Ráz GB
Try Zkouška GB
Try Esej


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Try Snaž se


TryTo divide or separate, as one sort from another; to winnow; to sift; to pick out; -- frequently followed by out; as, to try out the wild corn from the good.
TryTo purify or refine, as metals; to melt out, and procure in a pure state, as oil, tallow, lard, etc.
TryTo prove by experiment; to apply a test to, for the purpose of determining the quality; to examine; to prove; to test; as, to try weights or measures by a standard; to try a man's opinions.
TryTo subject to severe trial; to put to the test; to cause suffering or trouble to.
TryTo experiment with; to test by use; as, to try a remedy for disease; to try a horse.
TryTo strain; to subject to excessive tests; as, the light tries his eyes; repeated disappointments try one's patience.
TryTo examine or investigate judicially; to examine by witnesses or other judicial evidence and the principles of law; as, to try a cause, or a criminal.
TryTo settle; to decide; to determine; specifically, to decide by an appeal to arms; as, to try rival claims by a duel; to try conclusions.
TryTo experience; to have or gain knowledge of by experience.
TryTo essay; to attempt; to endeavor.
TryTo exert strength; to endeavor; to make an effort or an attempt; as, you must try hard if you wish to learn.
TryTo do; to fare; as, how do you try!
TryA screen, or sieve, for grain.
TryAct of trying; attempt; experiment; trial.
TryRefined; select; excellent; choice.


attempt, endeavor, endeavour, effort, hear, judge, adjudicate, render, try out, taste, sample, attempt, try out, seek, essay, assay, stress, strain, examine, test, prove, try out, essa, try on,
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 Flag United states of America round flag English explanatory dictionary

v. & n. --v. (-ies, -ied) 1 intr. make an effort with a view to success (often foll. by to + infin.; colloq. foll. by and + infin.: tried to be on time; try and be early; I shall try hard). °Use with and is uncommon in the past tense and in negative contexts (except in imper.). 2 tr. make an effort to achieve (tried my best; had better try something easier). 3 tr. a test (the quality of a thing) by use or experiment. b test the qualities of (a person or thing) (try it before you buy). 4 tr. make severe demands on (a person, quality, etc.) (my patience has been sorely tried). 5 tr. examine the effectiveness or usefulness of for a purpose (try cold water; try the off-licence; have you tried kicking it?). 6 tr. ascertain the state of fastening of (a door, window, etc.). 7 tr. a investigate and decide (a case or issue) judicially. b subject (a person) to trial (will be tried for murder). 8 tr. make an experiment in order to find out (let us try which takes longest). 9 intr. (foll. by for) a apply or compete for. b seek to reach or attain (am going to try for a gold medal). 10 tr. (often foll. by out) a extract (oil) from fat by heating. b treat (fat) in this way. 11 tr. (often foll. by up) smooth (roughly-planed wood) with a plane to give an accurately flat surface. --n. (pl. -ies) 1 an effort to accomplish something; an attempt (give it a try). 2 Rugby Football the act of touching the ball down behind the opposing goal-line, scoring points and entitling the scoring side to a kick at goal. 3 Amer. Football an attempt to score an extra point in various ways after a touchdown. øtry conclusions with see CONCLUSION. try a fall with contend with. try for size try out or test for suitability. try one's hand see how skilful one is, esp. at the first attempt. trying-plane a plane used in trying (see sense 11 of v.). try it on colloq. 1 test another's patience. 2 attempt to outwit or deceive another person. try on put on (clothes etc.) to see if they fit or suit the wearer. try-on n. Brit. colloq. 1 an act of trying it on. 2 an attempt to fool or deceive. try out 1 put to the test. 2 test thoroughly. try-out n. an experimental test of efficiency, popularity, etc. try-sail a small strong fore-and-aft sail set on the mainmast or other mast of a sailing-vessel in heavy weather. try-square a carpenter's square, usu. with one wooden and one metal limb. [ME, = separate, distinguish, etc., f. OF trier sift, of unkn. orig.],

Use in sentenses

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Try introducing the slightest limitation on free speech in any Western country and you will meet storms of protest from those who seldom champion it in Third World nations . Pouhý pokus o omezení svobody slova v kterékoli ze západních zemí by okamžitě vyvolal bouři protestů právě těch , kteří za svobodu projevu v zemích třetího světa bojují jen zřídka
Trying to help resolve the situation peacefully , I was persuaded to negotiate at the Central Jakarta Police Station , but found to my horror that the mob leaders controlled the station . Ve snaze napomoci k pokojnému vyřešení situace jsem se nechal přesvědčit k jednání na ústřední policejní stanici v Jakartě , ale ke své hrůze jsem zjistil , že tuto stanici kontrolují předáci zmíněného gangu
Trying to give these hopelessly inefficient enterprises a new lease on life would make Iraqis poorer without reducing the violence . Snaha pomáhat těmto beznadějně neefektivním podnikům chytit druhý dech by Iráčany ochudila , aniž by snížila míru násilí
Trying a million possibilities requires a million times as many operations . K vyzkousení milionu takových možností je pak logicky zapotřebí operací milion
Try to imagine Putin as Russia ’ s leader in 1920 , when Poland gained its independence from Russia , or in 1991 , when Georgia did . Zkusme si představit prezidenta Putina coby ruského vůdce v roce 1920 , kdy Polsko získalo nezávislost na Rusku , nebo v roce 1991 , kdy ji získala Gruzie
Trying to end the Middle East conflict in such a climate would be futile . Snaha ukončit blízkovýchodní konflikt v takovém klimatu by byla marná
Trying to pool these traditions may look like trying to square a circle . Snaha o spojení těchto tradic se může jevit jako snaha o kvadraturu kruhu
Try it. Zkuste to.

Merrian-Webster dictionary

Term Word class Description
try nouna play in rugby that is similar to a touchdown in football, scores usually four points, and entitles the scoring side to attempt a placekick at the goal for additional points; also : the score made on a try
try verbto make an attempt at often used with an infinitive

Use phrase in quotation

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George Sand Try to keep your soul young and quivering right up to old age.
Samuel McChord Crothers Try as hard as we may for perfection, the net result of our labors is an amazing variety of imperfectness. We are surprised at our own versatility in being able to fail in so many different ways.
Robert Palmer Trying to describe something musical is like dancing to architecture, it's really difficult.
Sarah McLachlan Trying to force creativity is never good.
W. Clement Stone Try, try, try, and keep on trying is the rule that must be followed to become an expert in anything.
George Harrison Try to realize it's all within yourself no one else can make you change, and to see you're only very small and life flows on within you and without you.
Virgil Thomson Try a thing you haven't done three times. Once, to get over the fear of doing it. Twice, to learn how to do it. And a third time to figure out whether you like it or not.
Peter Drucker Trying to predict the future is like trying to drive down a country road at night with no lights while looking out the back window.
Lil Wayne Trying to tear down the past prohibits you from building up your future.
Lawrence G. Lovasik Try to make at least one person happy every day. If you cannot do a kind deed, speak a kind word. If you cannot speak a kind word, think a kind thought. Count up, if you can, the treasure of happiness that you would dispense in a week, in a year, in a lifetime!
Margaret Cho Try to put your happiness before anyone else's, because you may never have done so in your entire life, if you really think about it, if you are really honest with yourself.
Bill Copeland Try to be like the turtle - at ease in your own shell.
Thomas Huxley Try to learn something about everything and everything about something.
Arianna Huffington Trying to be Supermom is as futile as trying to be Perfect Mom. Not going to happen.
Seth Rogen Trying to constantly get yourself into movies is extremely stressful and sometimes just impossible.
Joe Adcock Trying to sneak a fastball past Hank Aaron is like trying to sneak the sunrise past a rooster.
Albert Einstein Try not to become a man of success, but rather try to become a man of value.
Charles M. Schulz Try not to have a good time... this is supposed to be educational.

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