In 1963, author George Plimpton attempted to try out for the Detroit Lions as a third-string quarterback.
You (or someone in your crew) will want to try out the ice-skating rink at Rockefeller Center.
Fashion icons still to this day use the sands to try out new styles.
She said this in a nice way and encouraged me to try out for Gossip Girl.
Be sure to try out several instructors before settling on one (or more) to frequent.
But you can try out, and if you stand better than somebody else, you get it and she doesnt.
I've got ideas about the store which I'd been too lazy to try out.
Cut three thin slices of bacon in shreds crosswise, try out in a frying pan.
I hastened to ask him a question because I wanted to try out a theory I had.
They insist that it is going to cost you more to buy new machinery and try out new methods of mining than the gold is worth.
c.1300, "examine judiciously, sit in judgment of," from Anglo-French trier (late 13c.), from Old French trier "to pick out, cull" (12c.), from Gallo-Romance *triare, of unknown origin. The ground sense is "separate out (the good) by examination." Meaning "to test" is first recorded mid-14c.; that of "attempt to do" is from early 14c. Sense of "to subject to some strain" (of patience, endurance, etc.) is recorded from 1530s. Trying "distressing" is first attested 1718. To try (something) on for size in the figurative sense is recorded from 1956.
To apply for something; become a candidate: I think I may try out for the choir this year (1900s+)