noun see strive

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Striver — Striv er, n. One who strives. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • striver — index contender Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • striver — strive ► VERB (past strove or strived; past part. striven or strived) 1) make great efforts. 2) (strive against) fight vigorously against. DERIVATIVES striver noun …   English terms dictionary

  • striver — See strive. * * * …   Universalium

  • striver — noun One who strives …   Wiktionary

  • striver — n. one who tries hard, one who endeavors …   English contemporary dictionary

  • striver — striv·er …   English syllables

  • striver — / straɪvə/ noun in the VALS lifestyle classification, someone who likes spending money and wants to appear successful, rich and fashionable …   Marketing dictionary in english

  • striver — noun someone who works as hard as a slave • Syn: ↑slave, ↑hard worker • Derivationally related forms: ↑slave (for: ↑slave) • Hypernyms: ↑worker …   Useful english dictionary

  • strive — striver, n. strivingly, adv. /struyv/, v.i., strove or strived, striven /striv euhn/ or strived, striving. 1. to exert oneself vigorously; try hard: He strove to make himself understood. 2. to make strenuous efforts toward any goal: to strive for …   Universalium

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”