repeatedly and exhaustively attempted or tried
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How to use well-tried in a sentence
Long journeys over these sand plains should be undertaken only with good and well-tried horses.
She knew her capabilities, well-tried in some sixty odd years of unprotected spinsterhood.The Backwoodsmen | Charles G. D. Roberts
Her captain—André Ranc—was a keen fighter and a man of well-tried courage.Famous Privateersmen and Adventurers of the Sea | Charles H. L. Johnston
He had a limited connection with certain well-tried customers, and a number of irregular clients who came and went.Grey Town | Gerald Baldwin
He was a fearless fighter, but was unwilling to risk a battle with well-tried veterans in an open field.Hero Stories from American History | Albert F. Blaisdell