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Present participle for to attempt or try to do (something)
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“The spectators essay a smile in order to draw him into their confidence, but their overtures are met with a stolid immobility of feature.”
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Present participle for to energetically devote, or begin devoting, effort to something
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(look to or look at) Present participle for to hope for, or aspire to, a goal or dream
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Present participle for to suggest or put forward, especially something which may be considered audacious
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Present participle for to take a risk or chance on
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Present participle for to engage in a competition or contest
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