Definisi 'essay'
English to English
noun
1 an analytic or interpretive literary composition
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2 a tentative attempt
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3 An effort made, or exertion of body or mind, for the performance of anything; a trial; attempt; as, to make an essay to benefit a friend.
source: webster1913
verb
4 make an effort or attempt
Example:
• He tried to shake off his fears
• The infant had essayed a few wobbly steps
• The police attempted to stop the thief
• He sought to improve himself
• She always seeks to do good in the world
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5 put to the test, as for its quality, or give experimental use to
Example:
• This approach has been tried with good results
• Test this recipe
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6 To exert one's power or faculties upon; to make an effort to perform; to attempt; to endeavor; to make experiment or trial of; to try.
source: webster1913
More Word(s)
attempt, effort, endeavor, endeavour, try, examine, prove, test, try out, assay, seek, essayist, act, evaluate, composition, paper, report, theme, disquisition, pick up the gauntlet, control,

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