apply oneself

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To put forth a concerted effort; to try; to focus.
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His parents wished he'd applied himself better while he was in school.

Submitted on September 01, 2009

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  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

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