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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: strive(0.00906 detik)
Found 3 items, similar to strive.
English → Indonesian (quick)
English → English (WordNet)
v 1: attempt by employing effort; “we endeavor to make our
customers happy” [syn: endeavor, endeavour]
2: to exert much effort or energy; “straining our ears to hear”
[syn: reach, strain]
[also: strove, striven]
English → English (gcide)
Strive \Strive\, n.
1. An effort; a striving. [R.] --Chapman.
2. Strife; contention. [Obs.] --Wyclif (luke xxi. 9).
Strive \Strive\, v. i. [imp. Strove; p. p. Striven(Rarely,
Strove); p. pr. & vb. n. Striving.] [OF. estriver; of
Teutonic origin, and akin to G. streben, D. streven, Dan.
str[ae]be, Sw. str["a]fva. Cf. Strife.]
1. To make efforts; to use exertions; to endeavor with
earnestness; to labor hard.
Was for this his ambition strove
To equal C[ae]sar first, and after, Jove? --Cowley.
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. --Chaucer.
My Spirit shall not always strive with man. --Gen.
Why dost thou strive against him? --Job xxxiii.
Now private pity strove with public hate,
Reason with rage, and eloquence with fate. --Denham.
3. To vie; to compete; to be a rival. --Chaucer.
[Not] that sweet grove
Of Daphne, by Orontes and the inspired
Castalian spring, might with this paradise
Of Eden strive. --Milton.
Syn: To contend; vie; struggle; endeavor; aim.