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That’s a view that most nonreligious Americans reject, which is likely a part of the reason that their support for Biden is so high, despite the campaign’s minimal outreach efforts.

The United States greatly appreciates their efforts and transparency.

This was part of a larger effort by Kroc and former McDonald’s chairman Fred Turner to identify entrepreneurs who were commercially minded and driven to succeed.

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A who’s who of celebrities plans to boycott Instagram tomorrow in an effort to pressure its parent company, Facebook to do a better job of controlling violence, racism, and hate across its services.

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My Bay Area neighborhood, on the other hand, has benefited from consistent investment in efforts to defend it against the ravages of climate change.

As part of that effort, Said received weapons training for months, sources told The Daily Beast.

The effort to sterilize his image first began when Epstein hired Los Angeles-based spin doctors Sitrick Co.

The U.S. military just unveiled a new effort to get Iraqis ready to battle ISIS.

Where the U.S. once sought to train several divisions worth, the latest effort is for just 3,000 troops.

Police Superintendent Michael Harrison said the decline was a result of an effort to decrease gang violence.

The remaining one struggled for another half-minute, and flared up in one last, desperate effort.

He had seen the act committed, he felt sure but had made no effort whatever to stop the thief.

I shall therefore, in my effort to prove the Bible fallible, quote almost wholly from Christian critics.

To make the effort of articulation a vital impulse in response to a mental concept,—this is the object sought.

Make a personal appeal to your men and Godley's to make a supreme effort to hold their ground.


On this page you'll find 139 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to effort, such as: achievement, attempt, battle, creation, endeavor, and exercise.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.