HyperDic: striving

English > 1 sense of the word striving:
NOUNactstriving, nisus, pains, strainan effortful attempt to attain a goal / goal
striving > pronunciation
Soundsstray'vihng
Rhymesabducting ... zoning: 2044 rhymes with ihng...
English > striving: 1 sense > noun 1, act
MeaningAn effortful attempt to attain a goal / goal.
Synonymsnisus, pains, strain
Narrowerjihad, jehadA holy struggle or striving by a Muslim for a moral or spiritual or political goal
Broaderattempt, effort, endeavor, endeavour, tryearnest and conscientious activity intended to do or accomplish / accomplish something
Spanishafán, esfuerzo, esmero, nisus, pugna
Catalanesforç, nisus, treballs
Verbsstriveattempt by employing effort

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