Definition Of effort
a vigorous or determined attempt.
hammer birdhouses to country fenceposts in an effort to bring back the eastern bluebird
Example Of effort
"It is urgent that students and professors who support the war effort not be intimidated, " they write.
A number of changes have been made in an effort to reduce the problems experienced in the past.
A post-mortem examination was being held yesterday in an effort to determine the exact cause of death.
About 40 industry members have been recruited to work on the war effort .
And, in our own small way, we must try and make some kind of physical effort .