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Synonyms for effort

Synonyms for (noun) effort

Synonyms: exploit, feat, effort Definition: a notable achievement Usage: he performed a great feat; the book was her finest effort

Similar words: accomplishment, achievement Definition: the action of accomplishing something

Synonyms: effort, elbow grease, travail, sweat, exertion Definition: use of physical or mental energy; hard work Usage: he got an A for effort; they managed only with great exertion

Similar words: labor, labour, toil Definition: productive work (especially physical work done for wages) Usage: his labor did not require a great deal of skill

Synonyms: endeavor, endeavour, effort, try, attempt Definition: earnest and conscientious activity intended to do or accomplish something Usage: made an effort to cover all the reading material; wished him luck in his endeavor; she gave it a good try

Similar words: activity Definition: any specific behavior Usage: they avoided all recreational activity

Synonyms: movement, campaign, cause, crusade, drive, effort Definition: a series of actions advancing a principle or tending toward a particular end Usage: he supported populist campaigns; they worked in the cause of world peace; the team was ready for a drive toward the pennant; the movement to end slavery; contributed to the war effort

Similar words: venture Definition: any venturesome undertaking especially one with an uncertain outcome