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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 gain — vb 1 win, obtain, procure, secure, acquire, *get Analogous words: achieve, accomplish, effect (see PERFORM): endeavor, strive, struggle, *attempt, try Antonyms: forfeit: lose 2 compass, *reach, achieve, attain Analogous words …

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  • 3 gain — {{Roman}}I.{{/Roman}} noun ADJECTIVE ▪ big, considerable, dramatic, enormous, huge, impressive, major, real, significant, spectacular …

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  • 4 gain — {{11}}gain (n.) late 15c., from M.Fr. gain, from O.Fr. gaaigne gain, profit, advantage; booty; arable land (12c.), from gaaignier to gain (see GAIN (Cf. gain) (v.)). The original French sense enfolded the notions of profit from agriculture and… …

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

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

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  • 7 pursue — I (carry on) verb adhere to, cling to, conduct, continue, cultivate, enact, engage, execute, follow, go in for, keep on, keep up, maintain, perform, permanere, persevere, persist, persistere, practice, proceed, prosecute, stick to II (chase) verb …

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  • 8 Radio and terrorism — The radio have a widespread use as a tool of communication. Since its invention in the late 19th century, it has been used for various purposes around the world. This article discusses radio as a political tool of propaganda in the context of… …

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  • 9 AIM — index cause (reason), contemplation, content (meaning), desideratum, design (intent), destination …

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  • 10 attempt — at·tempt n: the crime of having the intent to commit and taking action in an effort to commit a crime that fails or is prevented – called also criminal attempt; see also impossibility ◇ There is no settled answer to how close to completing a… …

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  • 11 progress — I noun accomplishment, achievement, advance, advancement, amelioration, augmentation, betterment, change, development, emendation, enhancement, enrichment, flow, furtherance, gain, growth, headway, improvement, increase, increment, march,… …

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  • 12 Rival — Ri val, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Rivaled}or {Rivalled}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Rivaling} or {Rivalling}.] 1. To stand in competition with; to strive to gain some object in opposition to; as, to rival one in love. [1913 Webster] 2. To strive to equal or… …

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  • 13 Rivaled — Rival Ri val, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Rivaled}or {Rivalled}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Rivaling} or {Rivalling}.] 1. To stand in competition with; to strive to gain some object in opposition to; as, to rival one in love. [1913 Webster] 2. To strive to equal… …

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  • 14 Rivaling — Rival Ri val, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Rivaled}or {Rivalled}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Rivaling} or {Rivalling}.] 1. To stand in competition with; to strive to gain some object in opposition to; as, to rival one in love. [1913 Webster] 2. To strive to equal… …

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  • 15 Rivalled — Rival Ri val, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Rivaled}or {Rivalled}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Rivaling} or {Rivalling}.] 1. To stand in competition with; to strive to gain some object in opposition to; as, to rival one in love. [1913 Webster] 2. To strive to equal… …

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  • 16 Rivalling — Rival Ri val, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Rivaled}or {Rivalled}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Rivaling} or {Rivalling}.] 1. To stand in competition with; to strive to gain some object in opposition to; as, to rival one in love. [1913 Webster] 2. To strive to equal… …

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  • 17 Rational temperament — The Rational temperament is one of the four temperaments defined by David Keirsey. Correlating with the NT (intuitive–thinking) Myers Briggs types, the Rational temperament comprises the following role variants (listed with their corresponding… …

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  • 18 SEEK — index apply (request), chase, delve, endeavor, ferret, frisk, hunt, petition, probe …

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  • 19 bid for — index attempt, dicker, haggle, negotiate, pursue (strive to gain), strive Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 20 labor for — index attempt, pursue (strive to gain), strive Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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