Synonyms for exert
- bring to bear
- apply oneself
- bring into play
- give all one's got
- give best shot
- make effort
- peg away
- pour it on
- put forth
- put out
- sweat it
- try hard
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR EXERT
Moreover, she will never again have opportunity to exert influence over me.
She must take care to exert it kindly but seriously now that the old Judge was gone.
She knew not how to exert any such will, she could not, she would not exert it.
What was the influence, the fascination that strange old Frenchman seemed to exert?
The army and navy also exert a detrimental action on sexual life.
If he do not exert himself sufficiently, he should be somewhat animated.
Jean had to exert all his authority to make the men hasten their preparations.
Even at Plassans he did not exert himself to extend his practice.
Please to exert yourself, for there is no real difficulty in understanding me.
They exert their power, as steadily as matter its attraction.
MORE RELATED WORDS FOR EXERT
- carry out
- crack down
- egg on
- force upon
- insist on
- lean on
- put into effect
- put screws to