Synonyms for striving

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Always, it was striving to reach her soul, to make her of its own.

Was there any meaning or purpose in life, any result of the striving?

In her mind now floated clearly the ideal toward which her husband was striving.

"I have no right to ask you who he is," he muttered, striving to control himself.

Your greatest error was in striving at first for such physical perfection.

"It ain't that," she answered slowly, striving in her turn to be kind.

How many hours did I not spend at times in striving to calm you!

There is a continual jostling, and crowding, and buzzing, and striving to get promotion.

Where duty calls, engage: And ever striving be The moral hero of the Age!

The rose is of Paradise—the snowdrop is of the striving, hoping, longing Earth.

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