As he tries again, Patricia Murphy explains why the first attempt failed.
And, of course, Kinney shares her love of singing with Beth—a characteristic she tries to manifest visually, too.
Worse, she obsesses over this with all of the friends and then tries to incorporate shark imagery into their sex life.
In the chapter entitled “New Lands: America and the American Voice” Sutherland tries to compress 400 years into his six pages.
There may be a lesson for the Obama administration as it tries to calibrate what Israel will do on Iran.
Next I looked to see if I was sitting on her frock, the which tries a woman sair, but I wasna.
Listen to the voice that tries to win you back to innocence and truth!
The whole lining membrane of that much-abused organ rebels against such an Intruder, and tries to eject him.
She tries to deceive Caesar as to her wealth, and is shamed by her treasurer Seleucus.
The worst quality of a calm is that it tries tempers a little too far.
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.