Then I got frustrated with Windows and tried out a low-end Mac Mini.
Appiah first tried out many of these ideas at the Seeley lectures at Cambridge University.
Lin tried out for eight different teams after his senior season in 2010.
Everyone knows about Vince Vaughn and Zellweger, but who else tried out for Dazed and Confused?
Whicker tried out for The Biggest Loser before trying HealthyWage.
At the time we tried out our rifles we put up our barbed wire railings.
Lard should be sweet, and is best when tried out from leaf lard.
We have 37 tried out half a dozen girls; but the less said about them the better.
But it is for pep very good, Mr. Vandeford, sir, and can be tried out.
A third candidate, a thin ramrod of a youth, was tried out for a few minutes just at the end of the game.
c.1300, "examine judiciously, sit in judgment of," from Anglo-French trier (late 13c.), from Old French trier "to pick out, cull" (12c.), from Gallo-Romance *triare, of unknown origin. The ground sense is "separate out (the good) by examination." Meaning "to test" is first recorded mid-14c.; that of "attempt to do" is from early 14c. Sense of "to subject to some strain" (of patience, endurance, etc.) is recorded from 1530s. Trying "distressing" is first attested 1718. To try (something) on for size in the figurative sense is recorded from 1956.