Associations to the word «Strive»


STRIVE, verb. To try to achieve a result; to make strenuous effort; to try earnestly and persistently.
STRIVE, verb. To struggle in opposition; to be in contention or dispute; to contend; to contest.
STRIVE, verb. To vie; to compete as a rival.
STRIVE, noun. (obsolete) An effort; a striving.
STRIVE, noun. (obsolete) strife; contention

Dictionary definition

STRIVE, verb. Attempt by employing effort; "we endeavor to make our customers happy".
STRIVE, verb. To exert much effort or energy; "straining our ears to hear".

Wise words

However many holy words you read, however many you speak, what good will they do you if you do not act on upon them?