to the best of (one's) ability

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to the best of (one's) ability

To the limit of one's skills, resources, or energy; as well as one is able to do. I tried to the best of my ability to secure a seat at the event, but it was impossible to find tickets. Police have been searching to the best of their abilities, but so far there has been no sign of the missing teenager.
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to the best of one's ability

as well as one is able. I did the work to the best of my ability. You should always work to the best of your ability.
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But we are aiming to perform to the best of our abilities and hopefully we can get something out of the match.
We're training so we can respond to these situations to the best of our abilities.
As a doctoral candidate at the University of Hartford's Hartt School, I rehearsed students as part of their course work, and we performed to the best of our abilities.
My job is to do everything but the therapy, to oversee things in a management sense and make sure families are served to the best of our abilities.
We didn't play to the best of our abilities, but that was our first tournament playing together,'' Gillman said.
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