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try out

phrasal verb with try us   /trɑɪ/ verb
  • (COMPETE)

to compete for a position on the team or a part in the play: Jim tried out for the school play.
(Definition of try out from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “try-out”
in Chinese (Simplified) 试用, 选拔, 试演…
in Chinese (Traditional) 試用, 選拔, 試演…
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