ASL sign for: try

Definition

Make an attempt or effort to do something.

Note

Sentence example

Gloss: LAST NIGHT/\ IX1 SHOP IX2 THIEF IX2 TRY! BREAK+ENTER(X2).

English equivalent: A prowler tried to break in that shop last night.

When signing BREAK+ENTER, make sure it's in spatial agreement with the referent SHOP.