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Definitions of effort:
  • noun:   use of physical or mental energy; hard work
    Example: "He got an A for effort"
  • noun:   earnest and conscientious activity intended to do or accomplish something
    Example: "Made an effort to cover all the reading material"
  • noun:   a notable achievement
    Example: "The book was her finest effort"
  • noun:   a series of actions advancing a principle or tending toward a particular end
    Example: "Contributed to the war effort"

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