endeavour Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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endeavourverb [I + to infinitive]

UK (US endeavor) uk   /enˈdev.ər/  us   //
C1 to ​try to do something: Engineers are endeavouring tolocate the ​source of the ​problem.

endeavournoun [C or U]

UK (US endeavor) uk   /enˈdev.ər/  us   //
C1 an ​attempt to do something: In ​spite of ​ourbest endeavours, it has ​provenimpossible to ​contact her. Crossing the ​NorthPole on ​foot was an ​amazing feat ofhuman endeavour. artistic endeavour
(Definition of endeavour from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “endeavour”
in Korean 노력…
in Arabic مَسعى…
in Malaysian berusaha…
in French s’efforcer (de)…
in Chinese (Traditional) 努力, 奮力…
in Italian sforzo, tentativo…
in Spanish esforzarse…
in Vietnamese nỗ lực…
in Portuguese empenho, esforço…
in Thai พยายาม…
in German sich bemühen…
in Catalan esforç, intent…
in Japanese 尽力, 企て…
in Chinese (Simplified) 努力, 奋力…
in Indonesian berusaha…
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