What are some alternative words for try for?

Synonyms for try for

This thesaurus page is about all possible synonyms, equivalent, same meaning and similar words for the term try for.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. try for, go for(verb)

    make an attempt at achieving something

    "She tried for the Olympics"

    take to, fancy, consent, accept, go for, apply, hold, hope

How to pronounce try for?

US English

How to say try for in sign language?

  1. tryfor

Words popularity by usage frequency


How to use try for in a sentence?

  1. Margery Gass:

    I think women are going to be very appreciative of having something they can try for this problem.

  2. Mike Hollman:

    A scenic flight is a fantastic way to see these mountains closeup, there are many options and they operate out of all of the local tourist areas. For the best light, try for an early morning or evening flight.

  3. Suu Kyi:

    The peace process is the first thing the new government will work on. We will try for the all inclusive ceasefire agreement, we can do nothing without peace in our country.

  4. Ariel Matthews:

    I think because he came early, I just did n’t produce as much, so I made another goal, if my body would let me, to try for 1,000 ounces. And then I just decided to keep going with it once I hit it.

  5. Anasco Jobodwana:

    I just told Anasco Jobodwana that I was going to try for the best, it always gives you energy running against( Bolt).


Find a translation for the try for synonym in other languages:

Select another language:

  • - Select -
  • 简体中文 (Chinese - Simplified)
  • 繁體中文 (Chinese - Traditional)
  • Español (Spanish)
  • Esperanto (Esperanto)
  • 日本語 (Japanese)
  • Português (Portuguese)
  • Deutsch (German)
  • العربية (Arabic)
  • Français (French)
  • Русский (Russian)
  • ಕನ್ನಡ (Kannada)
  • 한국어 (Korean)
  • עברית (Hebrew)
  • Український (Ukrainian)
  • اردو (Urdu)
  • Magyar (Hungarian)
  • मानक हिन्दी (Hindi)
  • Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Italiano (Italian)
  • தமிழ் (Tamil)
  • Türkçe (Turkish)
  • తెలుగు (Telugu)
  • ภาษาไทย (Thai)
  • Tiếng Việt (Vietnamese)
  • Čeština (Czech)
  • Polski (Polish)
  • Bahasa Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Românește (Romanian)
  • Nederlands (Dutch)
  • Ελληνικά (Greek)
  • Latinum (Latin)
  • Svenska (Swedish)
  • Dansk (Danish)
  • Suomi (Finnish)
  • فارسی (Persian)
  • ייִדיש (Yiddish)
  • հայերեն (Armenian)
  • Norsk (Norwegian)
  • English (English)

Images & Illustrations of try for

  1. try for

Discuss these try for synonyms with the community:


Use the citation below to add these synonyms to your bibliography:


"try for." Synonyms.com. STANDS4 LLC, 2020. Web. 3 Jul 2020. <https://www.synonyms.com/synonym/try+for>.

Are we missing a good synonym for try for?

Free, no signup required:

Add to Chrome

Get instant synonyms for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

Free, no signup required:

Add to Firefox

Get instant synonyms for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

Nearby & related entries:

Alternative searches for try for:

Thanks for your vote! We truly appreciate your support.