Synonyms for Tried:
Endeavored, Schemed, planned, Aimed, Wished, expected, proposed, considered, chosen, Meant, intended.
dependable, certified, proved, tested, used, approved.
•tried and true (adjective)
approved, used, certified.
reliable, proven, dependable, time-tested, tried and true, well-tried, tested, proved.
tested, Assayed, checked, benchmarked, Investigated, determined, proven, analyzed, proved, Experimented, verified, researched, Probed.
distressed, avenged, afflicted, disciplined, corrected, chastised, Keelhauled, tortured, punished, confined, burdened, reprised, lambasted, anguished, Castigated, agonized, Incarcerated, Pilloried, penalized, executed, Judged, Sentenced, Crucified, chastened, fined, persecuted, imprisoned.