BSL Sign Language Dictionary

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How to sign: earnest and conscientious activity intended to do or accomplish something
"made an effort to cover all the reading material"; "wished him luck in his endeavor"; "she gave it a good try";

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attempt in BSL Watch how to sign attempt in British Sign Language
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try in BSL Watch how to sign try in British Sign Language
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try-2 in BSL Watch how to sign try-2 in British Sign Language
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Try in BSL Watch how to sign Try in British Sign Language
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Try in BSL Watch how to sign Try in British Sign Language
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Similiar / Same: attempt, effort, endeavor, endeavour

Categories: activity

Within this category: batting, best, worst, bid, braving, crack, essay, foray, contribution, liberation, mug's game, power play, research effort, seeking, shot, shot, striving, struggle, takeover attempt, test, test

try

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: test, try out, essay, prove, examine

Similiar / Same: attempt, essay, assay, seek

Categories: act, move

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

try

How to sign: put to the test, as for its quality, or give experimental use to
"This approach has been tried with good results"; "Test this recipe";

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Similiar / Same: test, try out, essay, prove, examine

Categories: judge

Within this category: control, float, field-test

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