English translation of 'प्रयास'
mn/prayasa, prayAsa, prayaasa, prayās, pryasa, pryAsa, pryaasa, pryās, prayas, prayAs, prayaas, pryas, pryAs, pryaas/
1. crack singular noun
If you have a crack at something, you make an attempt to do or achieve something.[informal]
I'll have a crack at it.
2. drive singular noun
A drive is a special effort by a group of people to achieve something.
...a drive to end child poverty.
3. effort variable noun
If you make an effort to do something, you try hard to do it.
He made no effort to hide his feelings.
The man died despite the efforts of the doctors.
4. exertion variable noun
He clearly enjoyed the physical exertion.
5. go countable noun
A go is an attempt at doing something.
I always wanted to have a go at football.
6. initiative countable noun
An initiative is an important act intended to solve a problem.
There's talk of a new peace initiative.
7. shot countable noun
If you have a shot at something, or if you give it a shot, you attempt to do it.[informal]
8. stab countable noun
If you have a stab at something, you try to do it.[informal]
I took a stab at snowboarding.
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Translation of प्रयास from the Collins Hindi to English Dictionary