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exert

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of exert

  1. to bring to bear especially forcefully or effectively parental involvement has consistently been shown to exert the most influence over a child's success in school Synonyms of exert apply, exercise, ply, put out, wield Words Related to exert employ, use, utilize; abuse, misapply, misuse



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