endeavor[ en-dev-er ]SEE DEFINITION OF endeavor
Synonyms for endeavor
- best shot
- crash project
- dry run
- full blast
- full court press
- full steam
- old college try
- one's all
- one's level best
Antonyms for endeavor
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR ENDEAVOR
Let us, then, look to the great cause, and endeavor to preserve it in full force.
This is too well-known a truth for me to endeavor to conceal it, especially from you.
And even then they did not know the full extent of her endeavor.
“I don't know how Fritz would make out in that field of endeavor,” he said.
In the meantime our present work must be to endeavor to locate their cache.
Unscrupulous employers often endeavor to control the votes of their employes.
It shows how we may get the benefit of past effort in controlling future endeavor.
What then are the types of men which we should endeavor to produce?
The second endeavor only to make you believe that you are looking at wood.
Or—no—it was on that night that he began to defy it, to deny it, to endeavor to cast it out.
early 15c., "pains taken to attain an object," literally "in duty," from phrase put (oneself) in dever "make it one's duty" (a partial translation of Old French mettre en deveir "put in duty"), from Old French dever "duty," from Latin debere "to owe" (see debt). One's endeavors meaning one's "utmost effort" is from late 15c.