try, labour, attempt, aim, struggle, venture, undertake, essay, strive, aspire, have a go, go for it (informal), make an effort, have a shot (informal), have a crack (informal), take pains, bend over backwards (informal), do your best, go for broke (slang), bust a gut (informal), give it your best shot (informal), jump through hoops (informal), have a stab (informal), break your neck (informal), make an all-out effort (informal), knock yourself out (informal), do your damnedest (informal), give it your all (informal), rupture yourself (informal)
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Translations for 'endeavour'
- British English: endeavour VERB
If you endeavour to do something, you try very hard to do it.I will endeavour to arrange it.
- British English: endeavour NOUN
An endeavour is an attempt to do something, especially something new or original.His first endeavours in the field were wedding films.
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