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striv·ing

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. striving, nisus, pains, strainnoun

    an effortful attempt to attain a goal

    Synonyms:
    tune, pains, melody, form, breed, straining, melodic line, stress, nisus, strain, tenor, var., air, variant, line, stock, nervous strain, melodic phrase, mental strain, song

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "striving":

    endeavouring, trying, struggling, seeking, fighting, attempting, strive

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How to use striving in a sentence?

  1. Norwegian Air:

    We are constantly striving to ensure that as few (passengers) as possible are affected by the strike, but it's not possible to predict how the situation will develop, unfortunately, some departures have been affected by the strike today.

  2. Steve Nash:

    The greatest gift has been to be completely immersed in my passion and striving for something I loved so much -- visualizing a ladder, climbing up to my heroes.

  3. Richard Bernstein:

    The whole point of the liberal revolution that gave rise to the 1960’s was to free us from somebody else’s dogma, but now the same people…are striving to impose on others a secularized religion…disguising it behind innocuous labels like ‘diversity training’ and ‘respect for difference.

  4. President Vladimir Putin:

    We are faced with common threats, and we still want all countries, both in Europe and the whole world, to join their efforts to combat these threats, and we are still striving for this, i refer not only to terrorism, but also to crime, trafficking in persons, environmental protection, and many other common challenges.

  5. Frances Rodman:

    Courage is sometimes frail as hope is frail a fragile shoot between two stones that grows brave toward the sun though warmth and brightness fail, striving and faith the only strength it knows.


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