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It was a good try, but it missed the goal.
Charlie passed his driving test on his first try.
There are no guarantees it will work, but it’s worth a try.
‘I can’t lift it.’ ‘Here, let me give it a try.’
I’ll have a try – I’m pretty good at fixing things.
That woman looks like a local – give her a try.
If you give me a try, I’ll work really hard.
Good try, but do you really think I would believe that?
This is the British English definition of try. View American English definition of try.