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Definition of give the old college try

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Slang terms with the same meaning

Other terms relating to 'to attempt, try':

Definitions include: to make an attempt.
Definitions include: to attempt something.
Definitions include: to risk everything in some endeavor.
Definitions include: to attempt.
Definitions include: to make a futile attempt.
Definitions include: broken.
Definitions include: something that is so exceptionally good or fun it could be as addictive as crack (i.e. crack cocaine).
Definitions include: to attempt.
Definitions include: to mistreat.
Definitions include: to attempt something without preparation.
Definitions include: a practice attempt, without performing the actual action.
Definitions include: to attempt to reach a goal.
Definitions include: when a man gets a woman pregnant that he is not married to but does not want her to have the baby for fear of paying child support for 18 years.
Definitions include: to continue trying something that one has had difficulty with in the past.

Slang terms with the same root words

Other terms relating to 'college':

Definitions include: having to do with college, such as partying, sports, women - but not academics or work.

Other terms relating to 'give':

Definitions include: meaning caring about everything.
Definitions include: acronym for "don't give a fuck."
Definitions include: acronym for "do I look like I give a shit."
Definitions include: to give up or to show weakness.
Definitions include: to give bad advice.
Definitions include: to care.
Definitions include: to care.
Definitions include: to care.
Definitions include: to care.
Definitions include: to care.
Definitions include: to applaud.
Definitions include: to beat up.
Definitions include: to care a tiny amount, always used in the negative
Definitions include: compromise.
Definitions include: to give someone a ride on the handlebars of your bike.

Other terms relating to 'old':

Definitions include: big, but not necessarily old.
Definitions include: a weakling; "wimp".
Definitions include: acronym for "burned out old fart".
Definitions include: a child who is similar to one or more of its parents.
Definitions include: backronym for "cool".
Definitions include: acronym for "dirty old fucking hippie".
Definitions include: an elderly person.
Definitions include: to have sex with someone who has an attractive body but an unattractive face.
Definitions include: to be annoying due to repetition.
Definitions include: to get rid of someone or something.
Definitions include: see good old boy.
Definitions include: a certain type of person living in the rural/southern United States; "hick"; "redneck".
Definitions include: acronym for "Grand Old Party."
Definitions include: a promiscuous woman.
Definitions include: acronym for "little old lady fall down go boom".

Other terms relating to 'the':

Definitions include: walking, generally as opposed to driving.
Definitions include: interrogation.
Definitions include: extremely intoxicated
Definitions include: information.
Definitions include: something you have now is worth more than two things you have just a chance of getting.
Definitions include: a good estimate.
Definitions include: a secret advantage.
Definitions include: inclusive.
Definitions include: to make a bad situation worse.
Definitions include: with the amount of time left to finish a task rapidly disappearing.
Definitions include: of a male, to urinate.
Definitions include: secret sexual activity with a person other than one's partner.
Definitions include: meaning caring about everything.
Definitions include: extremely popular.
Definitions include: taking a passive role.

Other terms relating to 'try':

Definitions include: to be made fun of, usually in order to start a fight, trying the other person seeing if there comeback is as good as your own.
Definitions include: "nice try."
Definitions include: acronym for "Tried Everything Else, Try Homeopathy".
Definitions include: "try to".
Definitions include: to attempt sexual contact.
Definitions include: "trying to".
Definitions include: "try to".
Definitions include: contraction "trying to".
Definitions include: to attempt sexual contact.
Definitions include: to want to.

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