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Origin of strife
SYNONYMS FOR strife
OTHER WORDS FROM strifestrife·ful, adjectivestrife·less, adjectiveun·der·strife, noun
Words nearby strife
Definition for strives (2 of 2)
verb (used without object), strove or strived, striv·en [striv-uh n] /ˈstrɪv ən/ or strived, striv·ing.
Origin of strive
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Example sentences from the Web for strives
Carles told me that MormonThink strives to be objective and impartial.
As for Yasin, he strives to make sure some of his halal meat comes from his own hands.
Afraid to lose her account over a simple shot of short shorts, Cindy strives to follow the invisible rules for adult entertainers.Porn Stars Want to Know: Why Did Facebook Delete Me?|Aurora Snow|August 2, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The more pop our culture gets, the more rock he strives to be.
Satisfied, but not content, Gold strives to live up to her surname, as well as stamp it on the long list of American greats.Figure Skater Gracie Gold Is America’s Darling in Sochi|Kevin Fixler|February 19, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The rational being is impelled towards absolute independence, and strives after freedom for the sake of freedom.A History of Philosophy in Epitome|Albert Schwegler
There was a great crowd present at this glad scene, as each one strives and presses forward to touch him if possible.Four Arthurian Romances|Chretien DeTroyes
He is within three or four feet of the little house he strives so manfully to reach.Kentucky's Famous Feuds and Tragedies|Chas. G Mutzenberg
Every individual that strives to apprehend the harmony of human and divine elements attains to membership in the divine covenant.Jewish Literature and Other Essays|Gustav Karpeles
America is not alone in possessing the industrialism, but she is alone in emphasising the ideal that strives with industrialism.What I Saw in America|G. K. Chesterton