Definition of striving:
tenor, strife, air, work, battle, mental strain, tug of war, competition, var., straining, line, strain, struggle, exertion, song, breed, variant, tune, stress, form, while, melodic line, melodic phrase, trouble, warfare, elbow grease, melody, conflict, nervous strain, nisus, race, rivalry, pains, contest, pain, stock, effort, corrivalry, war, endeavor.
- "Imaginary Interviews", W. D. Howells.
- "Joan of Arc of the North Woods", Holman Day.
- "The Deserter", Charles King.