: difficult to deal with

Full Definition of TRYING

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

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


Rhymes with TRYING


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