How to use Tried-on in a sentence

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  • A year later the family returned to Moscow, where Hertzen passed his youth - remaining there, after completing his studies at the university, till 1834, when he was arrested and tried on a charge of having assisted, with some other youths, at a festival during which verses by Sokolovsky, of a nature uncomplimentary to the emperor, were sung.

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  • She tried on every piece of clothing today and took five baths to test the different soaps.

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  • The way I figure it, Edith took the knife the night when she first tried on the dress.

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  • He was tried on the 6th of November and was guillotined on the same day, with a smile upon his lips and without any appearance of fear.

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  • A famous type of compound locomotive developed on the continent of Europe is the four-cylinder De Glehn, some of which have been tried on the Great Western railway.

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  • The total saving effected is stated to be equivalent to 3 francs per ton of beetroot worked up. This system is also being tried on a small scale with sugar-cane juice in the West Indies.

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  • All attempts to dispense with a lead and line and to measure the depth by determining the pressure at the bottom have hitherto failed when applied to depths greater than 200 fathoms; a new hydraulic manometer has been tried on board the German surveying ship " Planet."

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  • In 1859 he was tried on a charge of murder, having shot Philip Barton Key, U.S. attorney for the District of Columbia, whom Sickles had discovered to have a liaison with his wife; but was acquitted after a dramatic trial lasting twenty days.

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  • Boring for underground water supply to be used in irrigation was tried on a small scale.

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  • He was taught Latin orally by servants (a German tutor, Horstanus, is especially mentioned), who could speak no French, and many curious fancies were tried on him, as, for instance, that of waking him every morning by soft music. But he was by no means allowed to be idle.

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  • Immediately afterward he was tried on a charge of misdemeanour, and on a technicality was again acquitted.

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  • Morton was tried on the 1st of June 1581, was found guilty, and, with one Binning, who had accompanied Archibald Douglas to the scene of Darnley's murder, was executed.

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  • In England the use of tiles has been tried on various occasions, in Cornwall on the river Fal, at Hayling Island and in Essex, but has nowhere become permanently established.

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  • This method was tried on several ships, but it was found that the bottoms became extremely foul from accumulations of seaweed and shellfish.

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  • In the spring of 1869 this was tried on the person of a " fasting girl " in South Wales.

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  • This was the only seaborne attack of this sort to be tried on Malta.

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  • It is not unusual to end up regretting the purchase of a dress that was not entirely satisfactory when tried on at the store.

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  • Jot down the names of sports watches you like that you tried on and then go home and look to see if you can find them for sale at a better price on the Web.

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  • Even if you're sure the first dress you tried on is the one you'll be walking out with, it's still a good idea to try on several different styles.

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  • Some stores also offer layaway plans, so if you are worried about losing those deals before your bridesmaids have tried on the dresses, place them on layaway or ask a department manager if she'll hold them for twenty-four hours.

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  • Even though you tried on the tux when you first visited the shop, be sure to try it on again before taking it home.

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  • It might well be tried on walls or warm, sheltered banks by those who are in search of rare and out-of-the-way shrubs for warm walls.

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  • So far as known, it should be tried on a wall.

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  • At the same time, some garments are best tried on in the store - even if you're familiar with the brand.

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  • Since nylons cannot be tried on before purchasing anyway, you can save some effort and even some money shopping online.

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  • A dress like this should be tried on and seen in a mirror before a decision is made.

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  • Ideally, you will buy your plus size bustier in person, because an item this fitted really needs to be tried on before purchase.

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  • Since queen size pantyhose can't be tried on before purchase, you might simply prefer to shop online.

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  • The slim fit of skinny jeans demands that they be tried on in person where possible.

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  • Obviously, panties cannot be tried on before purchase, so you have to go by hip measurements to assess your size.

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  • If you've ever tried on a pair of rimless eyeglass frames or you know someone who wears them, you probably are familiar with just how lightweight they are.

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  • Once you've tried on several pairs of readers and determined the best strength for your eyes, you're able to shop anywhere you'd like - online or in brick and mortar stores - in order to get the styles you want at the price you want to pay.

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  • Different styles should be tried on before buying to ensure that your breasts are supported.

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  • They tend to fit loosely, so they don't need to be tried on.

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  • It seems to be a suit best tried on before purchase.

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  • The loose fit of girls' long board shorts means they don't need to be tried on first, and this is great for busy parents.

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  • Swimsuits, however, are items that almost always should be tried on first, so it's a tricky proposition.

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  • I guess the models that tried on the suits had the same feeling.

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  • The problem with custom made bathing suits can be the same problem with those in stores; they really need to be tried on so that you know what they look like.

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  • One is a graduated set of standard sizes that can be tried on the finger to find the best fit.

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  • There's no risk of blisters, athlete's foot from the last person who tried on that hot pair of leopard print pumps, or blowing your diet with a cheese-stuffed pretzel and root beer.

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  • This is because the company truly believes that in order to have the best fitting shoe, your foot should be measured each year, and the shoes tried on in person.

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  • Don't worry about the possibility that they've been previously tried on so long as you wash before wearing.

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  • If you've never tried on a pair, now is the time to go out and choose a few of your favorites.

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  • For the most part, there are no real dangers of buying bras previously tried on - if there were, lingerie shopping would be even more challenging than it already is!

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  • Because bra sizing can be so difficult for so many women and it's hard to maintain consistency, it is not unreasonable to perceive stretching as a danger of buying bras previously tried on.

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  • The best way to avoid any perceived dangers of buying a bra previously tried on is to go to a lingerie shop that sells high-quality bras and offers high-quality shopping assistance.

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  • You definitely don't want to trust that you're the same size as the woman who last tried on the bra.

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  • Since Hanes sports bras are sold in packages and thus can't be tried on before buying, they are ideal for buying online, where even better prices and selections might be found.

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  • It still adheres to the old idea that trying on a bra someone has already tried on is inappropriate.

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  • Although there are no real dangers to trying on a bra someone else tried on - that would be death to most lingerie sellers - in France it's just not done.

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  • Since pajamas are an easy fit, they don't necessarily have to be tried on before purchasing, which means you can save a lot of time and effort by shopping online.

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  • Remember the way Mel Gibson's character tried on panty hose in What a Woman Wants?

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  • The bras can't really be tried on and for obvious hygiene reasons, can't be returned.

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  • Because most nightgowns fit so loosely, you can shop for them online with impunity, as they don't need to be tried on.

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