German translation of 'strive'
Word forms:strove, past tense striven (ˈstrɪvn) , past participle
- to strive to do sth
bestrebt or bemüht sein, etw zu tun
⇒ to strive for
nach etw streben
Example Sentences Including 'strive'
She spoke with such quiet sibilance you had to strive to hear the venom.The Tartan Ringers
The Hindu sex manual the Kama Sutra sets out no fewer than 64 achievements that a man must strive for -- one was to teach a parrot to talk.SPIX'S MACAW: The Race to Save the World's Rarest Bird (2002)
He needed someone who would continually strive to remain independent of his will, as she did.Dansville
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Translation of strive from the Collins English to German Dictionary