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essays

noun
plural of essay

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1 a short piece of writing typically expressing a point of view
  • school essays on what it means to be a patriot

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2 an effort to do or accomplish something
  • my first essay at baking a cake did not go well

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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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essays

verb
present tense third-person singular of essay

Synonyms & Antonyms of essays (Entry 2 of 2)

to make an effort to do
  • he had been in gymnastics for some time before he even considered essaying that move

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“Essays.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/essays. Accessed 22 Oct. 2021.

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