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On this page you'll find 32 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to essayed, such as: assay, undertake, offer, work, labor, and aim.

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How to use essayed in a sentence

  • The bishop emitted lamentable cries and essayed to resist the men who were dragging him into the donjon.

  • She essayed to sew, and stitched up a seam wrong side out, and ran the point of the needle under her finger nail.

    Alone | Marion Harland
  • The rock here being of various degrees of density, the waters had essayed a thousand channels.

    Overland | John William De Forest

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