Translation of "try" - English-Japanese dictionary


verb uk /traɪ/ us /trɑɪ/ present participle trying, past tense and past participle tried

A2 to attempt to do something

I tried to open the window but couldn’t.

B1 to do, test, taste, etc. something to discover if it works or if you like it

試しに~してみる, ~を試す
I tried that recipe you gave me last night.
noun uk /traɪ/ us /trɑɪ/ plural tries

an attempt to do something


(Translation of “try” from the Cambridge English–Japanese Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)