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  • verb Simple past tense and past participle of effort.


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  • I haven't really known what this is all about as I have placed my worth so often in the money that I am making or how well I have "efforted" my way through life.

    Bend Blogs 2010

  • BORED LAZY OVERPAID BUREAUCRAT HAD A LONG WEEK - HuffPost Hill's Bored Lazy Overpaid Bureaucrat BLOB has been doing her part: She efforted the implementation of her department's green initiative, she architected a taxpayer gratitude project and, on top of all of that, she went on a fact-finding mission to a nearby municipal meeting place AND partook in an urban renewal project.

    HUFFPOST HILL - Rick Perry Is The North Star Of Texas Lobbyists Eliot Nelson 2011

  • The largest civil rights group in America, the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People NAACP, is petitioning the UN over what it sees as a concerted efforted to disenfranchise black and Latino voters ahead of next year's presidential election.

    NAACP warns black and Hispanic Americans could lose right to vote 2011

  • How much I have strived and efforted to counter what I believe is wrong.

    Women Food and God Geneen Roth 2010

  • How much I have strived and efforted to counter what I believe is wrong.

    Women Food and God Geneen Roth 2010

  • Folks were then efforted out of that, hustled out of that building.

    CNN Transcript Nov 6, 2009 2009

  • ROBINSON: That projecting the power that Tim is mentioning is one of the things that has been put efforted (ph) in the last eight years, is trying to find things that can be done at the port of departure before it comes in to one of our ports.

    CNN Transcript Jan 14, 2009 2009

  • Military generals have been grabbling with your very question for decades now-and I've been at the meetings where those questioms have been efforted to be answered.

    "I'm dead. That sucks... But all the tears in the world aren't going to bring me back." Ann Althouse 2008

  • ` ` We were getting out-hustled, out-efforted, out-everythinged early. - Women's Basketball - Washington vs. Iowa St. 2006

  • They wiped away her life, they wiped away my efforted, they bullied me; I am not an equal human.

    Non-human Elizabeth McClung 2008


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