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In fact, how agricultural workers and engineers partnered with public health officials the world over at mid-century, during times of geopolitical strife, provides precisely the kind of unexpected object lessons necessary for surviving the present.

Instead, the tech platforms face a near-term future of deepening strife, ever-tougher decisions on content labeling and takedowns, and two sides determined to audit their every move.

From Axios

If you can’t, get extra security for your office ahead of potential civil strife.

From Fortune

Other measures—$40,000 interest-free emergency loans to small businesses, six-month mortgage deferrals, eviction moratoriums for renters—were badly needed lifelines, though they only pushed off inevitable strife.

From Fortune

The decision follows a summer of internal strife at foundation responsible for what’s often referred to as the “Oscars of the food world” as well as many other initiatives that celebrate and support the American culinary industry.

From Eater

Carles told me that MormonThink strives to be objective and impartial.

As for Yasin, he strives to make sure some of his halal meat comes from his own hands.

Afraid to lose her account over a simple shot of short shorts, Cindy strives to follow the invisible rules for adult entertainers.

The more pop our culture gets, the more rock he strives to be.

Satisfied, but not content, Gold strives to live up to her surname, as well as stamp it on the long list of American greats.

One generation after another strives to find the security of its existence in violence, and by violence to protect its privileges.

Every President strives to do the best he can for the country.

Man, semi-civilised or modern, ever strives to commune with a God, an unseen Being.

What tragic wastes of gloom / Curtain the soul that strives and sins below!

But the law of the members strives against the law of the mind, and makes perfect joy and faith impossible.


On this page you'll find 107 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to strives, such as: squabble, warfare, clash, discord, disunity, and disagreement.

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