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Strive

v. i.1.To make efforts; to use exertions; to endeavor with earnestness; to labor hard.
2.To struggle in opposition; to be in contention or dispute; to contend; to contest; - followed by against or with before the person or thing opposed; as, strive against temptation; strive for the truth.
My Spirit shall not always strive with man.
- Gen. vi. 3.
Why dost thou strive against him?
- Job xxxiii. 13.
3.To vie; to compete; to be a rival.
n.1.An effort; a striving.
2.Strife; contention.
Verb1.strive - attempt by employing effort; "we endeavor to make our customers happy"
Synonyms: endeavor, endeavour
2.strive - to exert much effort or energy; "straining our ears to hear"
Synonyms: strain, reach
agonize, aim to, assay, attempt to, battle, be determined, box, brawl, broil, buffet, clash, close, collide, combat, come to blows, compete, contend, contest, cut and thrust, dare to, drive, duel, essay, exchange blows, fence, feud, fight, fight a duel, give and take, give satisfaction, go all out, grapple, grapple with, grunt and sweat, hassle, huff and puff, jostle, joust, labor, make every effort, mix it up, moil, offer, pretend to, quarrel, rassle, resolve, riot, run a tilt, scramble, scuffle, seek, seek to, skirmish, spar, strain, strive to, study, study to, sweat, sweat blood, thrust and parry, tilt, toil, tourney, travail, try, try and, try hard, try to, tug, tussle, venture to, wage war, war, work, work at, wrestle
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