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English verb: give it a try

1. give it a try (social) try


SamplesLet's give it a whirl!.


Synonymsgive it a whirl


Pattern of useSomebody ----s


Broader (hypernym)assay, attempt, essay, seek, try


Domain usagecolloquialism

2. give it a try (social) make an attempt at something


SamplesI never sat on a horse before but I'll give it a go.


Synonymshave a go


Pattern of useSomebody ----s


Broader (hypernym)assay, attempt, essay, seek, try









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