try out

Definitions

  • Trying Out the Flying Machine
    Trying Out the Flying Machine
  • WordNet 3.6
    • v try out take a sample of "Try these new crackers","Sample the regional dishes"
    • v try out perform in order to get a role "She auditioned for a role on Broadway"
    • v try out put to the test, as for its quality, or give experimental use to "This approach has been tried with good results","Test this recipe"
    • v try out try something new, as in order to gain experience "Students experiment sexually","The composer experimented with a new style"
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Quotations

  • Paul Little
    Paul Little
    “I was frustrated out of my mind, trying to figure out the will of God. I was doing everything but getting into the presence of God and asking Him to show me.”
  • Davis III Love
    Davis III Love
    “I used to get out there and have a thousand swing thoughts. Now I try not to have any.”
  • Rodney Dangerfield
    Rodney Dangerfield
    “My wife is always trying to get rid of me. The other day she told me to put the garbage out. I said to her I already did. She told me to go and keep an eye on it.”
  • Source Unknown
    Source Unknown
    “In every fat book there is a thin book trying to get out.”
  • Robertson Davies
    Robertson%20Davies
    “Pornography is rather like trying to find out about a Beethoven symphony by having somebody tell you about it and perhaps hum a few bars.”
  • Nelson Boswell
    Nelson Boswell
    “What we must try to be, of course, is ourselves and wholeheartedly. We must find out what we really are and what we really want.”

Usage

In literature:

At sight of this Fifth Form celebrity the Tadpole cringed and cowered, and tried to sneak out of the study unobserved.
"The Fifth Form at Saint Dominic's" by Talbot Baines Reed
Later, we heard they were the new cannon being tried out before being sent to the front.
"Trapped in 'Black Russia'" by Ruth Pierce
He did not try to make it out.
"Frank of Freedom Hill" by Samuel A. Derieux
As was his custom, Frohman gave the piece an out-of-town try-out.
"Charles Frohman: Manager and Man" by Isaac Frederick Marcosson and Daniel Frohman
Arrived at Mineola flying field, N. Y. to try out new Bagby monoplane I have bought.
"The Trail of the Hawk" by Sinclair Lewis
Claire tried to tempt him out to the lakes.
"Free Air" by Sinclair Lewis
It was while he was opening the purse that he suddenly decided to try out his bright idea.
"Jerry's Charge Account" by Hazel Hutchins Wilson
Sometimes a great many people will try out for a thing of this kind.
"The Art of Stage Dancing" by Ned Wayburn
We will try out our idea.
"Marjorie Dean" by Pauline Lester
Fellows who have been tried out, red-blooded men.
"El Diablo" by Brayton Norton
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In poetry:

There's enough, dear children,
To do all about,
And if you will try, you will
Soon find it out.
"Industry in Children. Proverb 22:6" by Frank Barbour Coffin
"Lo," she said, "speak out, I pray,
O my servants, tried and true!
Fear not, but say your say
What you will that I should do:
Nought will I say you nay
That I may grant you!"
"The Crown Of Gold" by Cicely Fox Smith
For while it doth not, thus he cannot. Try!
Who can put out the motion or the smile?
The old ways of being noble all with him laid by?
Because we love, he is. Then trust awhile.
"Afterward" by Elizabeth Stuart Phelps Ward
Out will I! Out!—Oh, so far, far, far,
Over the lofty mountains!
Here is this cramping, confining bar,
Baffling my thoughts, that so buoyant are;—
Lord! Let me try the scaling,
Suffer no final failing!
"Over The Lofty Mountains" by Bjornstjerne Bjornson
Svend Vonved took his sword from his side,
He fain would battle with knights so tried;
The proud Sir Thule he first ran through,
And then, in succession, his sons he slew.
Look out, look out, Svend Vonved.
"Svend Vonved" by George Borrow
"Young friend!" . . . Indignant? 'Struth! I see 'im try
To keep reel stern. But soon I rekernise
The little twinkle stealin' in 'is eye,
That won't keep out, no matter 'ow 'e tries.
An' then - 'is twitchin' lips smile wide apart:
"Aw, 'ave a 'eart!"
"'Ave a 'eart!" by C J Dennis

In news:

0Romney tries out new attack in Pennsylvania while Obama raises money in Texas.
First chance for developers to try out Microsoft's new IdMaaS solution.
Try out noise remedies before going to stomping neighbor.
Because it's fun, and haven't you've always wanted to try out that weird looking beer on the top shelf.
3 ways to try out burgundy .
In this week`s "Don`t Buy It , Until We Try It," I tried out Slice O Matic.
TechNewsDaily writer Adam Hadhazy tried out the MEanderthal app, revealing the caveman within.
Through the end of May, dealers are encouraged to come and bring their customers to try out the new 2012 models.
Bowen, in her first year trying out for the choir , said the judges were really nice and encouraging during the event.
V Cut is one of the few cigar shops to receive samples from the manufacturers to try out on their clientele.
Cuyamaca College student Cedrice Webber has tried out for NBC's The Voice three times NBC 7's Artie Ojeda has her story.
For my birthday, my husband and I decided to try out La Coop , the new French bistro downtown.
NASA's Mars rover is on the move again to try out its drill for the very first time.
She could try out for the Olympics, with her drive, energy and ability to jump.
S tephanie Acocella was thrilled when she found out Rainbow Foods planned to try out unlimited double coupons, a cash-saving phenomenon that had yet to reach the Twin Cities.
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In science:

After deducing that an experiment is inconsistent with a theory calculation, we must try to figure out what went wrong.
Tests of goodness of fit to multiple data sets
In order to test this quantitatively, we need to know how to interpret the observations of high redshift quasars, take out the beaming effects and estimate their average ionizing flux, when we cannot determine this directly on account of the very absorption that we are trying to explain.
Probing the Physics of AGN: A Summary
The only way to determine the utility of the test in such situations is to try it out on different examples and see how it fares in comparison with existing methods.
Testing for Chaos in Deterministic Systems with Noise
Since the third and fourth IRAC channels are less sensitive than the first and second ones, we tried to obtain fluxes for the faintest sources in the former by carrying out the detection in the latter and measuring photometry in all bands.
Spitzer view on the evolution of star-forming galaxies from z=0 to z~3
If we try to follow our usual method for proving optimality, it turns out that the most difficult step is actually to prove the (CF) property.
Hierarchical testing designs for pattern recognition
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