tried-and-true

adjective

Definition of tried-and-true

: proved good, desirable, or feasible : shown or known to be worthy
  • a tried-and-true sales technique

First Known Use of tried-and-true

1792

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TRIED-AND-TRUE Defined for English Language Learners

tried-and-true

Definition of tried-and-true for English Language Learners

  • : known to be good or effective : known to be reliable


TRIED-AND-TRUE Defined for Kids

tried-and-true

adjective

Definition of tried-and-true for Students

: found good or trustworthy through experience or testing
  • a tried-and-true remedy

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