3 Letters
3 Consonants
0 Vowels
1 Syllables
Types Of Speech
You can use try as a noun or as a verb in a sentence.
About Try
A 1 syllables noun and 3 letters with the letters r, t, and y, 3 consonants, 0 vowels and 1 syllables with the middle letter r. Try starts with and ends in a consonant with the starting letters t, tr, and the ending characters are y, ry, ..
Earnest and conscientious activity intended to do or accomplish something; "made an effort to cover all the reading material"; "wished him luck in his endeavor"; "she gave it a good try"
Middle English
School Grade
Try is set as a kindergarten word that starts with t, ends with y, 1 syllables, 0 vowels and 3 letters.
Is try a scrabble word? A 6 point word in scrabble. Check the word games tab below for probability, odds and more.
Pig Latin
Try in Pig Latin is said as "ytray or ytrway".
t | r | y
tr | ry
Word Gram
Noun Examples
earnest and conscientious activity intended to do or accomplish something;
"made an effort to cover all the reading material";
"wished him luck in his endeavor";
"she gave it a good try"
Verb Examples
put on a garment in order to see whether it fits and looks nice;
"try on this sweater to see how it looks"
melt (fat, lard, etc.) in order to separate out impurities;
"try the yak butter";
"render fat in a casserole"
take a sample of;
"try these new crackers";
"Sample the regional dishes"
test the limits of;
"You are trying my patience!"
give pain or trouble to;
"I've been sorely tried by these students"
examine or hear (evidence or a case) by judicial process;
"The jury had heard all the evidence";
"The case will be tried in California"
put on trial or hear a case and sit as the judge at the trial of;
"The football star was tried for the murder of his wife";
"The judge tried both father and son in separate trials"
make an effort or attempt;
"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"
put to the test, as for its quality, or give experimental use to;
"This approach has been tried with good results";
"Test this recipe"

Synonyms (Cognitive Synonyms) For "Try"

There are 529 synonyms available. These are cognitive relationship words which is to say they have a similar meaning, mean the same thing, or have close definition and relationship to try.

Accenta diacritical mark used to indicate stress or placed above a vowel to indicate a special pronunciation
Accepttolerate or accommodate oneself to
"I shall have to accept these unpleasant working conditions"
"I swallowed the insult"
"She has learned to live with her husband''s little idiosyncracies"
Accomplished Fact
Accomplishmentthe action of accomplishing something
Achievementthe action of accomplishing something
Acid Test
Acquirecome to have or undergo a change of (physical features and attributes)
"He grew a beard"
"The patient developed abdominal pains"
Actsomething that people do or cause to happen
Actionsomething done (usually as opposed to something said)
"there were stories of murders and other unnatural actions"

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There are 2 anagrams from try.

Anagram Definition
Tryearnest and conscientious activity intended to do or accomplish something
"made an effort to cover all the reading material"
"wished him luck in his endeavor"
"she gave it a good try"
Tyr(Norse mythology) god of war and strife and son of Odin
identified with Anglo-Saxon Tiu

View English words with the unique letters used in try. Words With The Letters Rty


Try derives from 8 words.

Word Definition
Assaya quantitative or qualitative test of a substance (especially an ore or a drug) to determine its components
frequently used to test for the presence or concentration of infectious agents or antibodies etc.
Attemptthe act of attacking
"attacks on women increased last year"
"they made an attempt on his life"
Endeavorearnest and conscientious activity intended to do or accomplish something
"made an effort to cover all the reading material"
"wished him luck in his endeavor"
"she gave it a good try"
Endeavourearnest and conscientious activity intended to do or accomplish something
"made an effort to cover all the reading material"
"wished him luck in his endeavor"
"she gave it a good try"
Essaya tentative attempt
Seekthe movement of a read/write head to a specific data track on a disk
Striveto exert much effort or energy
"straining our ears to hear"
Tryearnest and conscientious activity intended to do or accomplish something
"made an effort to cover all the reading material"
"wished him luck in his endeavor"
"she gave it a good try"


Try has 1 hypernyms.

Word Definition
Activityany specific activity
"they avoided all recreational activity"


There are 39 hyponyms for try

Word Definition
Batting(baseball) the batter''s attempt to get on base
Battlean energetic attempt to achieve something;
"getting through the crowd was a real struggle";
"he fought a battle for recognition"
Bestthe supreme effort one can make;
"they did their best"
Bidan attempt to get something;
"they made a futile play for power";
"he made a bid to gain attention"
Bravingtaking the bull by the horns
Confrontingtaking the bull by the horns
Contributionany one of a number of individual efforts in a common endeavor;
"I am proud of my contribution to the team''s success";
"they all did their share of the work"
Coping With
Crackthe act of cracking something
Essaya tentative attempt

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Names With The Word "Try"

71 names are spelled with try.


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The word games Words With Friends, 4pics1Word, Word Chums, and Jumble which is by far one of the most successful of the word games. Jumble was created in 1954 - below, you will find the most unscrambled letters for each descramble word game that others have solved or decoded to make the word try.

Is try a scrabble word or can you use try in Words With Friends? The probability of getting this word in scrabble is 1 out of every 2246 games and in Words With Friends it's 1 out of every 2168 games. This 3 letter 6 point scrabble word can be rearranged 6 ways. What other words can be made with the letters r, t, and y? There's 26 with 5 letters or less with the letters r, t, and y. Here is a list of 25 to try to get you more points.

WordScrabbleWords With FriendsWord Chums4Pics1WordJumble
Entry (5 letters) 8 +2 8 +3 entry
Try (3 letters) 6 5 try
Tayra (5 letters) 8 +2 7 +2 tayra
Crypt (5 letters) 12 +6 13 +8 crypt
Terry (5 letters) 8 +2 7 +2 terry
Tyre (4 letters) 7 +1 6 +1 trey
Tray (4 letters) 7 +1 6 +1 tray
Trey (4 letters) 7 +1 6 +1 trey
Party (5 letters) 10 +4 10 +5 aprty
Troy (4 letters) 7 +1 6 +1 troy
Tyrol (5 letters) 8 +2 8 +3 tyrol
Tyler (5 letters) 8 +2 8 +3 tyler
Tyr (3 letters) 6 5 try
Tyrr (4 letters) 7 +1 6 +1 rrty
Tyro (4 letters) 7 +1 6 +1 troy
Tory (4 letters) 7 +1 6 +1 troy
Tracy (5 letters) 10 +4 10 +5 tracy
Forty (5 letters) 11 +5 10 +5 forty
Tarry (5 letters) 8 +2 7 +2 tarry
Retry (5 letters) 8 +2 7 +2 terry
Ritzy (5 letters) 17 +11 16 +11 ritzy
Arty (4 letters) 7 +1 6 +1 tray
Tardy (5 letters) 9 +3 8 +3 tardy
Teary (5 letters) 8 +2 7 +2 teary
Ratty (5 letters) 8 +2 7 +2 ratty


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