a short piece of writing typically expressing a point of view <school essays on what it means to be a patriot> Related Words causerie
an effort to do or accomplish something <my first essay at baking a cake did not go well> Synonyms assay [archaic]
, bash [chiefly British]
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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