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Definition of "endeavored" []

  • Simple past tense and past participle of endeavor. (verb) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "endeavored" in a sentence
  • "a peasant's son, established an important and gratifying fact -- that our native country, if without a literature at the time, was at least capable of appreciating, and willing to foster the humble exertions of such as endeavored to create one."
  • "When in 1948 Robert Motherwell, Harold Rosenberg, and John Cage endeavored to produce an ambitious little magazine of their own devoted to the emerging American vanguard, they called it Possibilities."
  • "If I have had to lean on others in difficult times -- and I have -- it has eroded by self-esteem and I have therefore endeavored to get back on my own feet rather than develop, G-d forbid, a stultifying and painful dependency."
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