Synonyms of make an effort in English:

make an effort

See definition of effort


1‘more than four in ten adults have made an effort to cut their carb intake’

try, attempt, endeavour, strive, seek, exert oneself, do one's best, labour, work, toil, struggle, apply oneself
undertake, aim, set out, take it on oneself
informal have a bash, have a crack, have a go, have a shot, have a stab
Australian, New Zealand informal give it a burl, give it a fly
formal essay
archaic assay