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give old college try

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  • as inapply
  • as inattempt
  • as instruggle
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Synonyms for give old college try

verb work hard
  • address
  • commit
  • devote
  • give
  • study
  • try
  • bend
  • concentrate
  • dedicate
  • dig
  • direct
  • grind
  • hustle
  • persevere
  • plug
  • scratch
  • sweat
  • throw
  • turn
  • be diligent
  • be industrious
  • bear down
  • buckle down
  • give all one's got
  • give best shot
  • give old college try
  • hammer away
  • hit the ball
  • knuckle down
  • make effort
  • peg away
  • pour it on
  • pull out all stops

Antonyms for give old college try

  • ignore
  • keep
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to give old college try

apply

verb. work hard

applying

verb. work hard

attempt

verb. try, make effort

attempted

verb. try, make effort

attempting

verb. try, make effort

attempts

verb. try, make effort
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.