try (one's) damnedest

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try (one's) damnedest

To put forth the maximum amount of energy or effort toward some task or goal. Money is a little tight at the moment, but I'll try my damndest to be there for your wedding. I'm trying my damnedest to get a passing grade in this class.
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do/try your ˈdamnedest

(informal) try very hard; make a very great effort: He was doing his damnedest to make me feel uncomfortable so that I would leave.
See also: damnedest, try
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She can try her damnedest to be innovative and include all different styles of music but you can't please everyone.