Definition Try

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Definition

a try: an attempt, an effort
noun
Note: a try (singular), tries (plural)

to try: to attempt; to taste, to sample
verb

to try on (clothes): to test out, to experiment with (clothes)
verb
Can I try on this shirt to see if it looks good on me before I buy it?

Pronunciation examples
UK: He tried to impress me by trying on my clothes.
US: Nice try, but next time, try not to try so hard!

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