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Pronunciation: /traɪ/

Translation of try in German:


  • Versuch, der have a try at sth/doing sth etw. versuchen/versuchen, etw. zu tun give it a try, have a try es versuchen


  • 3 (test) auf die Probe stellen [Fähigkeit, Kraft, Geduld]
  • 4 [Law] (take to trial) try a case einen Fall verhandeln try sb [for sth] jmdn. [wegen einer Sache] vor Gericht stellen


  • es versuchen try hard/harder sich (Dat.) viel/mehr Mühe geben

Phrasal verbs

try ˈon

v.t. anprobieren [Kleidungsstück]

try ˈout

v.t. ausprobieren

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