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Definition of "striving" []

  • Present participle of strive. (verb)
  • Effort. (noun) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "striving" in a sentence
  • "On this objection, the striving doctrine uses a kind of metaphorical language, the term ˜striving™, where a precise and literal account of what it is that is characteristic of mind is required."
  • "And the fear of death, of God, of the universe, comes over him, — the hope of the Resurrection and the Life, the yearning for immortality, the vain striving of the imprisoned essence, — it is then, if ever, man walks alone with God."
  • "Second, in striving to protect the Internet we all know and love, we do not want to thwart the prospects of success for those who have historically been disadvantaged in business and economic development - women, people of color, members of low-income communities."