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noun as in aspirant


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Marketers who strive to build backlinks and brand awareness often engage in digital PR.

He left a legacy of service to Arizona and country that can’t be matched, but that we should all strive towards.

It was a year full of lessons, nuances, and mini revolutions, and we strive to match that with our choices.

The roots of the little sibling effect may lie in the way younger siblings strive to match their older siblings on the field.

Brands are striving to become more experience-led online through personalized product recommendations, customer reviews and product tutorials, but as e-commerce booms they’ll need to do more to cater to consumers.

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I've never understood this fixation some people, especially the social striver-parvenu types, have with fancy watches.

But it might be an impossible hurdle for a lower-middle class striver with two cars and some student debt.

She is a veritable Goddess to the young striver, speaking the word of hope and wisdom, and then turning him back upon himself.

Among them was Kado the Striver, who stood there gravely leaning on his iron pitchfork.

History tells us nothing concerning Kado the Striver, but it is most unlikely that he is a mere figment of popular imagination.

Mr. Campbell's striver after the higher life who got dead drunk last night is brother to the savage.

Alas for the difference between the striver after liberty and the sitter in the goddess's chair!

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On this page you'll find 9 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to striver, such as: applicant, candidate, contestant, competitor, hopeful, and postulant.

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