take/make a stab at

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Definition of take/make a stab at

: to try (doing something) She took/made a stab at solving the problem.

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“Take/make a stab at.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/take%2Fmake%20a%20stab%20at. Accessed 28 Jun. 2022.

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