tried-and-tested


tried-and-tested
adj.
Tried-and-tested is used with these nouns: ↑method

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  • tried and tested — phrase known to be good or effective a tried and tested way of getting food stains out of clothing Thesaurus: useful and effective and working correctlysynonym Main entry: tried * * * ˌtried and ˈtested/ˈtrusted idiom …   Useful english dictionary

  • tried and tested — tried and tested/trusted British, American & Australian, American used by many people and proved to be effective. They ran a highly successful advertising campaign using a tried and tested formula. Most people would prefer to stick to tried and… …   New idioms dictionary

  • tried and tested — If a method has been tried and tested, it is known to work or be effective because it has been successfully used long enough to be trusted …   The small dictionary of idiomes

  • tried and tested — ► tried and tested (or true) having proved effective or reliable before. Main Entry: ↑try …   English terms dictionary

  • tried and tested —    If a method has been tried and tested, it is known to work or be effective because it has been successfully used long enough to be trusted.   (Dorking School Dictionary)    ***    If a method has been tried and tested, it can be trusted… …   English Idioms & idiomatic expressions

  • tried and tested — known to be good or effective a tried and tested way of getting food stains out of clothing …   English dictionary

  • Tried and tested —   If a method has been tried and tested, it is known to work or be effective because it has been successfully used long enough to be trusted …   Dictionary of English idioms

  • tried and tested (or true) — having proved effective or reliable before. → try …   English new terms dictionary

  • tried and trusted — tried and tested/trusted British, American & Australian, American used by many people and proved to be effective. They ran a highly successful advertising campaign using a tried and tested formula. Most people would prefer to stick to tried and… …   New idioms dictionary

  • tried and true — ► tried and tested (or true) having proved effective or reliable before. Main Entry: ↑try …   English terms dictionary


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