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Synonyms for tried

tested and proved useful or correct

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tested and proved to be reliable

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I only run 30 to 35 miles a week and always try to mix hard days with easy ones, So, although I know this injury can arise from overtraining, I have tried to avoid it.
He and Cole played skate trivia and flopped around on the ground as they tried to Indian leg wrestle.
A 16-year-old co-defendant was ordered in March to be tried as a juvenile.
The ``whole person'' analysis, as it's known, is ``more modern because this generation you have more people who have tried drugs versus the old ways where we'd throw you out if you tried hard drugs,'' said LAPD Commander Kenneth O.
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Knowing Schroeder's ability to rip even when near mortally wounded, I tried to convince him to give Big Ben a chance.
I tried to battle as best I could, but it was a definite struggle out there.
Of course he had no idea what I was doing; we mostly just tried contorted handplants in the shallow end as water went up our noses.
Police suspect that he then tried to lure a child into his car, then went to Pinewood Avenue Elementary in Tujunga and exposed himself to three girls in a bathroom, before going to the 9700 block of Pali Avenue, where he tried to rape a woman in her home.
I tried it and I was doing grinds, then I tried grinding all the way out of it and I did it.
I came back that night and tried to mend it for my mom.
If I tried it would probably just make me look like a fool, 'cause I wouldn't be able to do it.
It's Joe Namath, two days after the fact, phoning ESPN's Suzy Kolber to say he was wrong for sending her into a mini-backpedal as he tried to plant his lips on her during a live interview.
The requirement that any relocating team must garner three-quarters approval (24 votes) may be toothless after the Raiders and the Coliseum Commission won an antitrust suit against the NFL when the league tried to block the team's move to Los Angeles in the early '80s.
She's tried roller skating and ice skating, cross-country skiing, snorkeling and bicycling, too.