Translation of "effort" - English-Polish dictionary

effort

noun uk /ˈefət/ us
ATTEMPT [ C, U ]

B1 an attempt to do something

próba, wysiłek
[ + to do sth ] We huddled together in an effort to keep warm.
He was making an effort to be sociable.
ENERGY [ U ]

B1 the energy that you need to do something

wysiłek
I put a lot of effort into organizing the party.
[ + to do sth ] It would take too much effort to tidy my bedroom.

[ U ] the force that is used to make something move

siła czynna
be an effort

to be difficult or painful

stanowić wysiłek, być trudnym
After his accident, walking was an effort.

(Translation of “effort” from the Cambridge English–Polish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)