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  • 1 strive for — index pursue (strive to gain) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 2 strive for — phr verb Strive for is used with these nouns as the object: ↑equality, ↑excellence, ↑goal, ↑ideal, ↑perfection …

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  • 3 Strive for Jive — Infobox music DVD Name = Strive For Jive Type = Live Concert Video Artist = Toshiko Akiyoshi Jazz Orchestra Cover size = 158 Released = 1993 Recorded = 1985, Chicago Rating = Genre = Jazz Region = Length = 48:00 Label = V.I.E.W. Video Director =… …

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  • 4 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… …

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  • 5 strive — [straıv] v past tense strove [strəuv US strouv] past participle striven [ˈstrıvən] [i]formal [Date: 1100 1200; : Old French; Origin: estriver] to make a great effort to achieve something strive to do sth ▪ I was still striving to be successful.… …

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  • 6 strive — [ straıv ] (past tense strove [ strouv ] ; past participle striv|en [ strıvn ] ) verb intransitive * to make a lot of effort to achieve something: strive to do something: We strive to be accurate, but some mistakes are inevitable. strive for:… …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 7 For One More Day — is a 2006 novel taken place during the mid 1900 s by the acclaimed sportswriter and author Mitch Albom. It opens with the novel s protagonist planning to commit suicide. His adulthood is shown to have been rife with sadness. His own daughter didn …

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  • 8 strive — 01. She has to [strive] to catch up to her classmates because she has been absent for a week. 02. Anthony J. D Angelo once said, Continually [strive] to improve yourself. 03. We must work together, and [strive] for peace, despite our history and… …

    Grammatical examples in English

  • 9 strive — v. 1) (d; intr.) to strive for (to strive for peace) 2) (formal) (E) we strive to please * * * [straɪv] (formal) (E) we strive to please (d; intr.) to strive for (to strive for peace) …

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  • 10 strive */ — UK [straɪv] / US verb [intransitive] Word forms strive : present tense I/you/we/they strive he/she/it strives present participle striving past tense strove UK [strəʊv] / US [stroʊv] past participle striven UK [ˈstrɪv(ə)n] / US to make a lot of… …

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  • 11 strive — [[t]stra͟ɪv[/t]] strives, striving VERB (The past tense is either strove or strived, and the past participle is either striven or strived.) If you strive to do something or strive for something, you make a great effort to do it or get it. [V to… …

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  • 12 strive — striver, n. strivingly, adv. /struyv/, v.i., strove or strived, striven /striv euhn/ or strived, striving. 1. to exert oneself vigorously; try hard: He strove to make himself understood. 2. to make strenuous efforts toward any goal: to strive for …

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  • 13 strive — [[t]straɪv[/t]] v. i. strove or strived, striv•en [[t]ˈstrɪv ən[/t]] orstrived, striv•ing. 1) to exert oneself vigorously; try hard 2) to make strenuous efforts toward any goal: to strive for success[/ex] 3) to contend in opposition, battle, or… …

    From formal English to slang

  • 14 strive — verb past tense strove, past participle striven noun (I) formal to make a great effort to achieve something (+ for/after): We must continue to strive for greater efficiency. | strive to do sth: The film studio is striving to improve its public… …

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  • 15 Strive Masiyiwa — (aka Bill Gates of Africa ) is a Zimbabwean businessman and cellphone pioneer, founding Econet Wireless.Strive Masiyiwa was born in what was Southern Rhodesia in 1961. He went to High school in Scotland; he gained a degree in Electrical and… …

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  • 16 Strive to Survive Causing the Least Suffering Possible — Strive To Survive Causing Least Suffering Possible …

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  • 17 strive — I verb aim, aspire, attempt, bestir oneself, bid for, carry into execution, compete, conari, contend, contendere, contest, do all one can, do one s best, do one s utmost, drive at, drudge, employ one s time, employ oneself, endeavor, endeavor to… …

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  • 18 For The Gambia Our Homeland — For The Gambia Our Homeland (en) Pour la Gambie notre patrie Hymne national de  Gam …

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  • 19 For The Gambia Our Homeland — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda For The Gambia Our Homeland en español : (Para los Gambia nuestra patria) es el himno nacional de Gambia. Escrito por Virginia Julie Howe y compuesto por Jeremy Frederick Howe (basado en la canción tradicional… …

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  • 20 For The Gambia Our Homeland — National anthem of  Gambia Lyrics Virginia Julia Howe Music Jeremy Frederic Howe Adopted 1 …

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