tryingly
adverb see trying

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • tryingly — See trying. * * * …   Universalium

  • tryingly — adverb In a trying manner …   Wiktionary

  • tryingly — adv. in a manner that is trying, annoyingly, in a manner that is difficult to endure …   English contemporary dictionary

  • tryingly — try·ing·ly …   English syllables

  • tryingly — adverb see trying * * * tryˈingly adverb • • • Main Entry: ↑try …   Useful english dictionary

  • trying — tryingly, adv. tryingness, n. /truy ing/, adj. extremely annoying, difficult, or the like; straining one s patience and goodwill to the limit: a trying day; a trying experience. [1570 80 for general sense; 1710 20 for current sense; TRY + ING2]… …   Universalium

  • exacting — adjective Date: 1634 1. tryingly or unremittingly severe in making demands 2. requiring careful attention and precision Synonyms: see onerous • exactingly adverb • exactingness noun …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • trying — adjective Date: 1718 severely straining the powers of endurance < a trying experience > • tryingly adverb …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • trying — adjective difficult or annoying; hard to endure: it had been a very trying day. Derivatives tryingly adverb …   English new terms dictionary

  • trying — /ˈtraɪɪŋ / (say truying) adjective annoying; distressing; irritating; testing one s patience. {try + ing2} –tryingly, adverb –tryingness, noun …   Australian English dictionary

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