A phrase used to express a desire to do something. Often asked as a question when looking for confirmation. Also means "looking to" or "want to."
Man, I'm trying to get laid tonight. Let's hit the club.
Trying to get drunk?
You trying to go egg that Scientology building down the street?
I was trying to go to the movies tonight, but this bitch was straight sluffin and took too long to get ready. So we just ended up boning at my place. Ya dig?