German translation of 'strove'
- of strive
Example Sentences Including 'strove'
But they were alone, and Aragorn was far away, and Gandalf stood amid the ruin of Isengard and strove with Saruman, delayed by treason.THE LORD OF THE RINGS (2004)
Now all that must be curtailed for the sake of the political alliance his mother strove to forge.THE GOLDEN FOOL: Book Two of the Tawny Man (2002)
Her breathing was short, hard, burning pants now, as she strove to fight down the terror welling up within.I.O.U. - Someone Has to Pay
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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
Translation of strove from the Collins English to German Dictionary