English - English Dictionary
efforta notable achievement; "he performed a great deed"; "the book was her finest effort"
effortuse of physical or mental energy; hard work; "he got an A for effort"; "they managed only with great exertion"
least effortthe least effortful way to do something
waste of efforta useless effort
effortearnest and conscientious activity intended to do or accomplish something; "made an effort to cover all the reading material"; "wished him luck in his endeavor"; "she gave it a good try"
research effortan attempt to solve some problem through research
efforta series of actions advancing a principle or tending toward a particular end; "he supported populist campaigns"; "they worked in the cause of world peace"; "the team was ready for a drive toward the pennant"; "the movement to end slavery"; "contributed to
fund-raising efforta campaign to raise money for some cause
effortlessnessthe quality of requiring little effort; "such effortlessness is achieved only after hours of practice"
effortfulnessthe quality of requiring deliberate effort
effortlessnot showing effort or strain; "a difficult feat performed with casual mastery"; "careless grace"
effortfulrequiring great physical effort
effortlessrequiring or apparently requiring no effort; "the swallows glided in an effortless way through the busy air"
effortlesslywithout effort or apparent effort; "she danced gracefully and effortlessly"; "swallows gliding effortlessly through the air"