verb (used without object), strove [strohv] /stroʊv/ or strived, striv·en [striv-uhn] /ˈstrɪv ən/ or strived, striv·ing.
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Then she finds out she’s pregnant, meaning that she’ll have to put aside all the rock ’n’ roll dreams she’s strived toward over the past seven seasons.
This is just the beginning… If we could automate metabolic engineering, we could strive for more audacious goals.How Machine Learning Made Hops-Free Hoppy Beer (and Other SynBio Wonders) Possible|Shelly Fan|October 6, 2020|Singularity Hub
You should still strive for some consistency, though, as it may be a little too hard on your body to run 1 mile one day and 10 the next, before focusing the next three days entirely on bicycle crunches.It’s time to add video games to your workout routine|John Kennedy|September 30, 2020|Popular Science
“We are still striving for an agreement,” Pelosi said in the leadership meeting.Pelosi abruptly shifts course, restarts relief push amid signs economy is straining|Erica Werner, Rachael Bade|September 24, 2020|Washington Post
Though meteorologists are striving to communicate better, there are some things you can do as an individual to better prepare for a hurricane.NOAA is changing the way it talks about hurricanes|Greta Moran|September 22, 2020|Popular Science
It is the development of character, the triumph of intellectuality and spirituality I have striven to express.'Women in the fine arts, from the Seventh Century B.C. to the Twentieth Century A.D.|Clara Erskine Clement
I have striven in vain to bring any scene in which he was concerned with me to my recollection, and always failed.Confessions of a Thug|Philip Meadows Taylor
It seemed here as if the genius of fire had striven to outdo the grotesque extravagances of the genii of the waters.Overland|John William De Forest
Dalgard had striven since that moment of contact to keep in touch with the nebulous other mind, to project his need for help.Star Born|Andre Norton
Like heroes indeed thirsting for fight they rush about; like combatants eager for glory they have striven in battles.Sacred Books of the East|Various