Synonyms for endeavoring
- bid for
- take pains
- do one's best
- drive at
- go for
- go for broke
- hammer away
- have a crack
- have a shot at
- have a swing at
- make a run at
- make an effort
- peg away
- pour it on
- take on
Antonyms for endeavoring
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR ENDEAVORING
He was endeavoring to fix and hold those dark, furtive eyes.
Historians are endeavoring to ascertain whether he practiced what he preached.
"Ah—good-morning, Mr. Pulcifer," said Galusha, endeavoring to open the gate.
And it was as though he were endeavoring to outstrip the feelings which pursued him.
He was endeavoring to sell a small share of his claim at a large price.
She was struggling with recollection, and endeavoring to conjure it.
But Gage was endeavoring to salve his smart and conceal his own shame.
"Take my purse," whispered O'Kelly, endeavoring to slip it into my hand as he spoke.
"Maybe we 'll get a peep at the gardens," said Bodkin, endeavoring to console them.
He was trying so hard to speak; they thought he was endeavoring to say “Ken––Ken!”