striving

  • 1 Striving — Striv ing, a. & n. from {Strive}. {Striv ing*ly}, adv. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 2 striving — index competitive (antagonistic), struggle Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 3 striving — n struggle, endeavor, essay, attempt, try (see under ATTEMPT vb) Analogous words: *work, labor, toil, travail: contending (see CONTEND): *contest, conflict, combat, fight …

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  • 4 Striving — 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 Striving — *STRIVE Act of 2007, proposed United States legislation *Jihad mdash; for Striving in Islam *Conation mdash; for the Latin word …

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  • 6 striving — siekimas statusas T sritis švietimas apibrėžtis Veikla, kuria artėjama prie tikslo. Šį procesą sudaro daug kintančių dalinių tikslų, priemonių ir veiksmų. Veiksmai sudaro vidinį veiklos planą, konkrečią veiksmų programą, kuri padeda sutelkti… …

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  • 7 striving — noun Effort …

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  • 8 striving — Synonyms and related words: aim, ambition, animus, aspiration, battling, combat, competition, conflict, contending, contestant, contesting, counsel, desideration, desideratum, design, desire, determination, disputant, drudging, effect, effort,… …

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  • 9 striving — (Roget s Thesaurus II) noun 1. The use of energy to do something: effort, endeavor, exertion, pain (used in plural), strain1, struggle, trouble, while. Informal: elbow grease. See WORK. 2. A vying with others for victory or supremacy: battle,… …

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  • 10 striving — sb. RG. 467 …

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  • 11 striving — n. strenuous effort made to attain a goal, effortful attempt to accomplish a task straɪv v. endeavor, try hard; compete; struggle, resist …

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  • 12 striving — noun an effortful attempt to attain a goal (Freq. 3) • Syn: ↑nisus, ↑pains, ↑strain • Derivationally related forms: ↑strenuous (for: ↑strain), ↑s …

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  • 13 Striving For Togetherness Records — (aka SFT Records) is an independent hardcore music label. It is most famous for its successful run of mid 90 s New York hardcore releases.Notable Releases* Intent to Injure Habit of Thought 7 * Headfirst Intervention 7 * V/A X Marks the Spot 7… …

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  • 14 striving for effect — index flagrant, histrionic Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 15 striving for superiority — index competition Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 16 Striving for the Lazy Perfection — Infobox Album | Name = Striving for the Lazy Perfection Type = Album Artist = The Orchids | Released = January, 1994 Recorded = Glasgow, 1993 Genre = Indie rock Length = Label = Sarah Records Producer = Ian Carmichael | Striving for the Lazy… …

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  • 17 Striving to better, oft we mar what’s well. — См. Лучшее есть враг хорошего …

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  • 18 striving toward — aiming for; strive to achieve a goal …

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  • 19 principle of purposeful striving for sports achievements — kryptingo sportinių laimėjimų siekimo principas statusas T sritis Kūno kultūra ir sportas apibrėžtis Pačių geriausių sportinių rezultatų siekimas kaskart veiksmingesniais sportinio rengimo metodais ir priemonėmis, optimizuojant sportininko… …

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  • 20 it is ill sitting at Rome and striving with the Pope — a 1628 J. CARMICHAELL Proverbs in Scots no. 1847 Ye may not sit in Rome and strive with the Pape. 1721 J. KELLY Scottish Proverbs 194 It is hard to sit in Rome, and strive against the Pope. It is foolish to strive with our Governours, Landlords,… …

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