Translation of "strive" - English-Spanish dictionary

strive

verb uk /straɪv/ us strove or strived, striven or strived

A to try very hard to do something or to make something happen, especially for a long time or against difficulties

luchar, esforzarse
Mr Roe has kindled expectations that he must now strive to live up to.
In her writing she strove for a balance between innovation and familiar prose forms.

(Translation of “strive” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

strive

verb /straiv/ (past tense strove /strouv/, past participle striven /ˈstrivn/)

to try very hard or struggle

esforzarse
He always strives to please his teacher.

(Translation of “strive” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)