striving
Pronunciation
  • IPA: /ˈstɹaɪvɪŋ/
Verb
  1. present participle of strive#English|strive
Noun

striving

  1. Effort; the act of one who strives.
    • 1918, Proceedings of the Royal Society of Medicine
      Repudiating the excessive sexualism of Freud and insisting upon the importance of the food-seeking impulse, especially in childhood, he regards all the primary impulses as differentiations of one fundamental energy, the life force which sustains all our strivings, both conscious and unconscious […]



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