Origin of struggle
OTHER WORDS FROM strugglestruggler, nounstrug·gling·ly, adverbpre·strug·gle, noun, verb (used without object), pre·strug·gled, pre·strug·gling.un·strug·gling, adjective
How to use struggle in a sentence
As for the queen herself, “The Crown” has turned on Elizabeth somewhat, extending less sympathy to her unique struggle to balance her duty with her desires.The Charles and Diana saga weighs heavy on ‘The Crown,’ but Gillian Anderson’s Thatcher is a triumph|Hank Stuever|November 12, 2020|Washington Post
The Jets are losing because they are bad and poorly coached, not by design, which makes their struggles all the more remarkable.It’s really hard to describe how bad the Jets are, but here’s our best effort|Neil Greenberg|November 12, 2020|Washington Post
SoftBank, notably, has had some struggles this year, including bad bets like WeWork.Hyundai reportedly in talks to buy SoftBank-owned Boston Dynamics|Brian Heater|November 9, 2020|TechCrunch
I’ve been on The Washington Post’s Food section team going on 10 years now, so I can personally attest that the struggle is real to come up with something unique and brand new.
The struggle between the ANC’s top two leaders could shape the future of South Africa’s leading party — and settle the direction of the country itself.The Corruption Battle Shaping South Africa’s Future|Charu Kasturi|November 9, 2020|Ozy
Morris struggled to straighten his back, which involved stiffening a spine rarely used.Powerful Congressman Writes About ‘Fleshy Breasts’|Asawin Suebsaeng|January 7, 2015|DAILY BEAST
The newly free country struggled to maintain order in the wake of independence, but it was woefully unprepared.
Though researchers have struggled to understand exactly what contributes to this gender difference, Dr. Rohan has one hypothesis.
But as a nutrition-obsessed senior at Brown University, he struggled to find a protein bar he actually liked.
She struggled to concentrate on crossword puzzles and read books, so she just watched television.Jeopardy! Champion Julia Collins’s Brain Feels Like Mush|Sujay Kumar|November 20, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The remaining one struggled for another half-minute, and flared up in one last, desperate effort.The Boarded-Up House|Augusta Huiell Seaman
So it came that I struggled to my crutches and broke rudely in on Perry Thomas's peroration.The Soldier of the Valley|Nelson Lloyd
He became irritable, distressed, and anxious—struggled hard to get the needful sum together, struggled and strove; but failed.
But the first practical point to be struggled for is that of steady employment and just reward for labor.Glances at Europe|Horace Greeley
With a tremendous effort, he controlled himself and smothered the rising fires that struggled towards speech and action.The Wave|Algernon Blackwood