Translation of "effort" - English-German dictionary


noun /ˈefət/

hard work; energy

die Anstrengung
Learning a foreign language requires effort
The effort of climbing the hill made the old man very tired.

a trying hard; a struggle

die Anstrengung
The government’s efforts to improve the economy were unsuccessful
Please make every effort to be punctual.

the result of an attempt

der Versuch
Your drawing was a good effort.
effortless adjective

done without (apparent) effort

The dancer’s movements looked effortless.
effortlessly adverb


(Translation of “effort” from the PASSWORD English–German Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)