What does TRYING mean?

Definitions for TRYING
ˈtraɪ ɪŋTRYING

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word TRYING.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. tryingadjective

    hard to endure

    "fell upon trying times"

  2. nerve-racking, nerve-wracking, stressful, tryingadjective

    extremely irritating to the nerves

    "nerve-racking noise"; "the stressful days before a war"; "a trying day at the office"

Wiktionary

  1. tryingadjective

    Difficult to endure; arduous.

  2. tryingadjective

    Irritating, stressful or bothersome.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Trying

    of Try

  2. Tryingadjective

    adapted to try, or put to severe trial; severe; afflictive; as, a trying occasion or position

Editors Contribution

  1. Trying

    To do something over and over again until you get it correct.

    I am trying so hard

    Submitted by anonymous on March 12, 2021  

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'TRYING' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #583

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'TRYING' in Written Corpus Frequency: #314

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of TRYING in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of TRYING in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of TRYING in a Sentence

  1. Vice Chancellor Sigmar Gabriel:

    There is a political force that is trying to develop itself into the parliamentary arm of these racist arguments.

  2. American Shannon Rowbury:

    While those women were doing their victory lap I was sobbing, trying to get enough control to face my family.

  3. James Comey:

    Boy, were those words I needed to hear … I’m just trying to do the right thing.

  4. Steve Maraboli:

    When you change for the better, the people around you will be inspired to change…But only after trying their hardest to make you stop."

  5. Chen Fengying:

    We cannot be soft with Trump. He is using his 'irrationality' as a tactic and he is trying to confuse us, but if we could accomplish some of the things that he wants us to do - such as IP, market reforms, he'd be helping us. Of course there are risks, those would depend on how we handle those reforms.

Images & Illustrations of TRYING

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Translations for TRYING

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  • hostigoso, riguroso, irritante, arduo, molestoso, desafiador, molestoSpanish
  • raskas, rasittava, vaivalloinenFinnish
  • en essayantFrench
  • מנסהHebrew
  • しようとしているJapanese
  • temptatisLatin
  • krävande, påfrestande, ansträngandeSwedish

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