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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I want my children to do well and to serve God to the best of their abilities in their respective vocations and career paths.
Right now we keep telling the kids they just have to play to the best of their abilities.
This challenges all to perform to the best of their abilities.
Employees who feel their hard work is appreciated are more motivated to perform to the best of their abilities," Miller stated.
They acted, to the best of their abilities, to implement and preserve these principles.
Employees who feel their work is appreciated are motivated to perform to the best of their abilities," Smeal said.
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I am committed to providing our employees with the information and resources they need to perform their jobs to the best of their abilities and Duane will help us achieve just that.
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