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Spanish translation of “strive”

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.
(Definition of strive from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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