Definition - try

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try
  1. put on a garment in order to see whether it fits and looks nice; "Try on this sweater to see how it looks"
  2. melt (fat or lard) in order to separate out impurities; "try the yak butter"; "render fat in a casserole"
  3. take a sample of; "Try these new crackers"; "Sample the regional dishes"
  4. 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"
  5. test the limits of; "You are trying my patience!"
  6. Rugby touchdown
  7. give pain or trouble to; "I've been sorely tried by these students"
  8. examine or hear (evidence or a case) by judicial process; "The jury had heard all the evidence"; "The case will be tried in California"
  9. put on trial or hear a case and sit as the judge at the trial of; "The football star was tried for the murder of his wife"; "The judge tried both father and son in separate trials

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