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How to sign: make an effort or attempt
"He tried to shake off his fears"; "The infant had essayed a few wobbly steps"; "The police attempted to stop the thief"; "He sought to improve himself"; "She always seeks to do good in the world";

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See also: try out, test, try, essay, examine, prove

Similiar / Same: try, attempt, essay, seek

Categories: act, move

Within this category: take a dare, fight, have a go, grope, endeavor, give it a whirl, gamble, risk

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