Definitions for do one's best

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. go all out, give one's best, do one's best, give full measure(verb)

    perform a task as well as possible

    "The cast gives full measure every night"

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Henrik Ibsen:

    One should never put on one's best trousers to go out to battle for freedom and truth.

  2. Emeasoba George:

    Challenges are opportunities rather than contingencies. Yes, challenges bring out one's best i.e. they move a person to do what he or she never thought that he/she can/will do.

  3. Richard Willard Armour:

    Self-pity gets you nowhere. One must have the adventurous daring to accept oneself as a bundle of possibilities and undertake the most interesting game in the world -- making the most of one's best.

  4. Emeasoba George:

    Simply, what it really means to do one's best is, just to do one's utmost i.e. to make the greatest possible effort that you can make in anything. And once you've done your best in anything. Just relax and dare to count on God to do the rest for you. For, he can and he will surely do the rest just for you. Anyway, have you been doing your best at all?


Translations for do one's best

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • أفعل ما تستطيعArabic
  • выполните одно лучшихRussian

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