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trying

adjective

: difficult to deal with

Full Definition of TRYING

:  severely straining the powers of endurance <a trying experience>
try·ing·ly adverb
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Examples of TRYING

  1. They have been through some trying times together.
  2. He can be very trying at times.

First Known Use of TRYING

1718

Rhymes with TRYING

TRYING Defined for Kids

trying

adjective try·ing \ˈtrī-iŋ\

Definition of TRYING for Kids

:  hard to bear or put up with

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