try (one's) level best

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try (one's) level best

To try as hard as one can; to try one's best. I'm just not good at math, so believe me, a B- in Algebra means that I've tried my level best. No, you're not the star player on the team, but you always try your level best, which encourages the rest of us to do the same.
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do/try your level ˈbest (to do something)

try as hard as you can: I’ll do my level best to be there by ten o’clock, but I can’t promise anything.
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Prof Nazir thanked all voters for reposing confidence in him, saying that he would try his level best to perform up to their expectations.
ThePanama JIT-fame bureaucrat said that he will try his level best to improve the performance of Railwaypolice.
Ihsan Mani told the Prime Minister that if he is elected as Chairman PCB, he will try his level best to live up to the expectations.
Summary: New Delhi [India], April 16 (ANI): Few days after missing out on the gold medal in the men's double trap event of the recently-concluded 2018 Commonwealth Games, bronze-medallist shooter Ankur Mittal has said that he would try his level best to change the colour of his medal in the upcoming Asian Games.
He promised to try his level best to provide more facilities so as to polish the local player's talent for representation at provincial and national level.
He noted he would try his level best to provide clean drinking water, adequate health facilities and better opportunities of education to the dwellers of Islamabad.
He assured the Prime Minister that he would try his level best to come up to the expectations of the Government.
On this occasion, Sohail Nasir said that he would try his level best to come up to the expectations of Hon'ble Chief Justice and make best use of available resources for providing excellent training to the judicial officers of the province as well as trainees of other departments associated with the judiciary.
He further said that he would try his level best to perform his duties in an amicable manner.
Misbah further said that the team has been under a lot of pressure during the last one year, however he would try his level best to further improve the team's performances.
He would also try his level best to convince MQM with regard to revival of 5 districts.
Chairman PCCR Mian Raza Rabbani would try his level best to end deadlock between PML-N and ANP but if he fails to do so then it is expected that the committee would carryout out balloting to rename NWFP.
He said his Party would try his level best to develop consensus on Balochistan package.