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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Attempted; Tested the effect of; Endeavored

Usage examples (28)
  • It takes as much courage to have tried and failed as it does to have tried and succeeded.
  • We looked and looked, and I tried on lots of jeans, and modeled and tried and modeled and tried…
  • In a way, we again tried to make the impossible happen.
  • Old Silas replied, "Well, it hain't never bin tried yit!" for more
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