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English-German translation for: [try]
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Dictionary English German: [try]

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English German
to emulate sb. [try to equal]
jdm. nacheifern
to mooch [Am.] [sl.] [try to get sth. for free]
schnorren [ugs.]
to seek sth. [try to acquire, strive for]
etw.Akk. erstreben [geh.]
to emulate sb. [try to equal]
jdm. nachstreben [geh.]
to gulp [try to swallow]
würgen [hinunterwürgen]
to court sth. [try hard to win sth.] [wealth, fame, applause]um etw. bemüht sein
to cultivate sb. [try to win the friendship of sb.]versuchen, jds. Freundschaft zu gewinnen / erlangen
to seek sth. [try to obtain]etw.Akk. erlangen wollen
shot [try]
Versuch {m} [fig.]
whack [coll.] [try, attempt]
Versuch {m}
venture [try]
Versuch {m}
square [try square]
Anschlagwinkel {m}
crack [coll.] [try]
Versuch {m}
Unverified [man continuing as president after losing his majority at an election while opposition parties try to form a coalition to oust him]Noch-Ministerpräsident {m}
2 Words: Verbs
to catch at sth. [try to grasp]nach etw.Dat. langen [ugs.]
to dabble in sth. [try sth. tentatively]in etw. reinschnuppern [ugs.]
to gloss over sth. [try to conceal sth.]etw.Akk. unter den Teppich kehren [ugs.] [Redewendung]
to gun for sth. [try to win or obtain] [coll.] [fig.]etw.Akk. anstreben
to mend fences [idiom] [to try to become reconciled]Unstimmigkeiten ausbügeln [ugs.]
2 Words: Nouns
tools machinist square [metalworkers' equivalent of a try square]Anschlagwinkel {m} [für die Metallbearbeitung]
3 Words: Others
Have a go! [esp. Br.] [coll.] [Have a try!]Probieren Sie mal! [formelle Anrede]
3 Words: Verbs
to give sth. a try [get a taste of sth., try sth. out]in etw. hineinschnuppern [ugs.]
to mooch sth. off (of) sb. [Am.] [sl.] [try to get sth. for free]etw.Akk. von jdm. erbetteln
to press every button [fig.] [to (try to) do everything possible]alle Register ziehen [fig.]
idiom to try and do sth. [less formal than: to try to do sth.]versuchen, etw. zu tun
4 Words: Verbs
to have a bout at sth. [try one's hand]sich an / in etw.Dat. versuchen
to have a shy at sth. [Br.] [try]etw.Akk. probieren [versuchen]
idiom to pile on the agony [Br.] [Aus.] [coll.] [try to get sympathy]einen auf Mitleid machen [ugs.]
to take a stab at sth. [try]etw. ausprobieren
to take a swing at sb./sth. [try to hit sb./sth.] [also to swing at sb./sth.]versuchen, auf jdn./etw. einzuschlagen
to take a swing at sb./sth. [try to hit sb./sth.] [also to swing at sb./sth.]versuchen, jdn./etw. zu schlagen
5+ Words: Others
proverb If at first you don't succeed, try, try(, try) again.Wirf die Flinte nicht gleich ins Korn.
5+ Words: Verbs
to be on the make for sth. [idiom] [try hard to get (money or power)]auf etw.Akk. aus sein [ugs.] [(Geld od. Macht) haben wollen]
idiom to take / have a shot (at it) [to try]es (mal) versuchen
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