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English definition of “endeavour”

endeavour

noun [C or U] UK (US endeavor)     /enˈdev.ər/ US  //
C1 an attempt to do something: In spite of our best endeavours, it has proven impossible to contact her. Crossing the North Pole on foot was an amazing feat of human endeavour. artistic endeavourTrying and making an effortEffort and expending energy
(Definition of endeavour noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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