Definition Have a crack at

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Definition

to have a crack at something: to try or attempt something
idiom

a (first) crack: a (first) try or attempt
noun

to have the first crack at (solving a problem): to be the first person to try or attempt (to solve a problem)
idiom

Examples

  • "As our office is full of creative people, the marketing department wanted to offer the first crack at this jingle to any musicians who want to show off their musical skills!"

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