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  Words related to strive

Related / Similar Words: reach, strain, endeavor, endeavour

 

Definition:
  • to exert much effort or energy; "straining our ears to hear";
  • attempt by employing effort; "we endeavor to make our customers happy";

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    Hyponyms: extend oneself, kill oneself, overexert oneself, trouble oneself, trouble, bother, inconvenience oneself, struggle, take pains, be at pains, buck

     

    Derivational Morphology: strain, straining, striving, nisus, pains, attempt, effort, endeavor, endeavour, try, enterprise

     

    Language Translations:
    Dutch: streven   Esperanto: strebi  
    Finnish: pyrkiä   French: s'efforcer  
    German: streben   Indonesian: juang  
    Italian: sforzarsi   Japanese: 努力  
    Portuguese: esforçar-se   Slovene: stremeti  
    Telugu: కష్టించు  
     
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