make every effort

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Definition of make every effort

: to do all one can The school makes every effort to help new students become adjusted to college life.

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“Make every effort.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/make%20every%20effort. Accessed 23 Oct. 2020.

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