Definition of Effort


  • a series of actions advancing a principle or tending toward a particular end
    "he supported populist campaigns"
    "they worked in the cause of world peace"
    "the team was ready for a drive toward the pennant"
    "the movement to end slavery"
    "contributed to the war effort"
  • a notable achievement
    "he performed a great feat"
    "the book was her finest effort"
  • use of physical or mental energy
    hard work
    "he got an A for effort"
    "they managed only with great exertion"
    - elbow grease
  • earnest and conscientious activity intended to do or accomplish something
    "made an effort to cover all the reading material"
    "wished him luck in his endeavor"
    "she gave it a good try"
Based on WordNet 3.0, Farlex clipart collection. © 2003-2012 Princeton University, Farlex Inc.

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Unscramble effort

49 unscramble word found using the letters effort.

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