essay

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essay

noun

Definition of ESSAY

1
a short piece of writing typically expressing a point of view <school essays on what it means to be a patriot>
2
an effort to do or accomplish something <my first essay at baking a cake did not go well>
Synonyms assay [archaic], bash [chiefly British], bid, crack, endeavor, essay, fling, go, offer, pass, shot, stab, trial, try, whack, whirl
3
a procedure or operation carried out to resolve an uncertainty <a little homemade essay to determine the easiest way to strip the paint from the bookcase>

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