What is the Meaning of TRY OUT?
for English Language Learners (ELL) – those learning to speak English as a Second Language (ESL), or English as an Additional Language (EAL)
try something out
try out something
If you try something out, you test it, or practice using it, to determine if it is what you want.
For sports teams, the meaning changes a little. You try out to see if your skill is good enough for the team.
1. Are you going to try out for the basketball team?
2. I would like to try this new recipe out.
3. Go ahead. Try it out for a week and if you don’t like it, you can return it.
|present –||TRY OUT|
|present participle –||TRYING OUT|
|past –||TRIED OUT|
|past participle –||TRIED OUT|