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give the old college try

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  • as instruggle
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Synonyms for give the old college try

verb labor, work
  • cope
  • seek
  • strive
  • tackle
  • toil
  • try
  • assay
  • attempt
  • dig
  • endeavor
  • grind
  • hassle
  • hustle
  • offer
  • plug
  • scratch
  • slave
  • strain
  • sweat
  • undertake
  • bend over backwards
  • break one's back
  • break one's neck
  • exert oneself
  • give it one's best shot
  • give the old college try
  • go all out
  • have one's nose to grindstone
  • make every effort
  • plug away
  • take a crack
  • take a stab
  • take on
  • try one's hardest
  • work like a dog

Antonyms for give the old college try

  • forget
  • idle
  • neglect
  • be lazy
  • ignore
  • laze
  • procrastinate
  • withhold
  • rest
  • surrender
  • yield
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to give the old college try

struggle

verb. labor, work

struggled

verb. labor, work

struggles

verb. labor, work

struggling

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