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To make a concerted effort towards achieving a result
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“Bono wants to know who can make things happen. We should all strive to be the person Bono is looking for.”
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To struggle in opposition
“They strive against the return of an evil past, essentially by working out crossword clues.”
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To have an intention to do something
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Struggle or compete with others for something in an eager or uncontrolled and undignified way
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To be out of harmony or agreement usually noticeably
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To engage in a war
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To strike repeatedly
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To put forth the needed effort
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To cause persistent suffering to
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Campaign to arouse public concern about an issue in the hope of prompting action
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Work in an organized and active way towards a particular goal, typically a political or social one
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To make an effort to do
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Attempt to get
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To try to cope with
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Struggle or stagger clumsily in mud or water
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To direct one's hopes or ambitions towards achieving something
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To continue without interruption
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Have a heated argument or disagreement
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To strive to reduce or eliminate
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