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Definition of well tried in English:

adjective

Having been used often and therefore known to be reliable: well-tried tactics
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  • Crazes come and crazes go but the well-tried dances like the waltz, foxtrot and quickstep stay with us all the time - which is a relief to ‘squares’ like me.’
  • I have a few well-tried strategies for avoiding close relationships.
  • He said: ‘I think it's a great pity we can't provide this service. It was a well tried process to assist the community.’

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