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Dictionary French English: try

Translation 1 - 29 of 29

NOUN   a try | tries
VERB  to try | tried | tried ... 
SYNO   to essay | to examine | to prove ... 
essayer (qc.)
to try (sth.)
sport essai {m} [rugby]try
essai {m} [tentative]try
2 Words
faire des effortsto try hard
expérimenterto try out
essayer qc. [mettre]to try sth. on
3 Words
faire un essai avec qn./ give sb./sth. a try
essayer give sth. a try [coll.]
s'évertuerto try one's best
se renouvelerto try something new
tâcher de faire try to do sth.
tenter de faire qc. [essayer]to try to do sth.
quêter qc. [sourire]to try to get sth.
4 Words
loc. Ça vaut la peine d'essayer.It's worth a try.
tenter le coupto give it a try [coll.]
s'acharner à faire try desperately to do sth.
s'accrocher pour faire qc. [fam.]to try hard to do sth.
loc. ménager la chèvre et le chouto try to please everyone
5+ Words
J'ai beau essayer, je n'y arrive pas.No matter how hard I try, I don't succeed.
fin. taper qn. [fam.]to (try to) touch sb. for a loan [coll.]
intervenir auprès de qn. pour intercede with sb. to try to obtain sth.
évertuer à faire try one's best to do sth.
s'évertuer à faire try one's best to do sth.
loc. se tuer à faire try one's guts out to do sth.
s'essayer à faire try one's hand at doing sth.
fin. pol. vouloir la perte de try to bring about sb.'s downfall
chercher un faux-fuyantto try to evade the issue
essayer de raisonner ses enfantsto try to reason with one's children
chercher trop à plaireto try too hard to be liked
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