verb (used without object)
verb (used with object)
THINK YOU’VE GOT A HANDLE ON THIS US STATE NICKNAME QUIZ?
Origin of endeavor
OTHER WORDS FROM endeavoren·deav·or·er; especially British, en·deav·our·er, nounpre·en·deav·or, noun
Example sentences from the Web for endeavor
It is the dramatic impulse of childhood endeavouring to bring life into the dulness of the serious hours.Children's Ways|James Sully
That I am not endeavouring to recall Anne's claims on you in saying this, I am sure you are perfectly aware, knowing me as you do.
Hartledon sent his thoughts back, endeavouring to recollect what could have given rise to this charge.
He had some sinister motive in thus endeavouring to plant seeds of suspicion within her mind.The Doctor of Pimlico|William Le Queux
A river such as the Mississippi is endlessly endeavouring to bear its burden to the sea.Outlines of the Earth's History|Nathaniel Southgate Shaler