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Another word for struggle

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Verb
  1. To strive in opposition

      1. To move, lift, maneuver, etc. with great physical effort
      2. To struggle (with a problem, an opposing force, etc.)
      3. To struggle or fight with by wrestling; wrestle with
      1. To wage or carry on warfare.
      2. To be in a state of hostility or rivalry; contend.
      3. To carry on war; engage in military conflict
      1. To cause to be advantageous to one party rather than another:
      2. To dispute, argue, contend, attack, etc.
      3. To engage in a combat or struggle; fight:
      1. To wage or carry on (a battle).
      2. To contend with or oppose with violence or in battle.
      3. To engage in or carry on (a war, conflict, case, etc.)
      1. To engage (another) in or as if in formal combat.
      2. To oppose actively and forcefully.
      3. To fight a duel with (a person or persons)
      1. To hold to be a fact; assert
      2. To strive in combat; fight
      3. To strive in opposition or against difficulties; struggle:
      1. To act or work in order to eliminate, curtail, or stop:
      2. To engage in fighting; contend or struggle.
      3. To oppose in battle; fight against.
      1. To take part in a battle; fight
      2. To struggle; contend
      3. To oppose as in a battle; fight
    See also:

    conflict

Noun
  1. The use of energy to do something

    See also:

    work

  2. A vying with others for victory or supremacy

    See also:

    conflict

  3. A state of open, prolonged fighting

    See also:

    conflict

Another word for struggle

Noun
  1. A fight

      1. Contention or competition between rivals.
      2. The act or state of fighting or quarreling, esp. bitterly; struggle; conflict
      3. A conflict or quarrel:
      1. A competition, especially one in which entrants perform separately and are rated by judges:
      2. A struggle for superiority or victory between rivals:
      3. A fight, struggle, conflict, or controversy
      1. Opposition between characters or forces in a work of drama or fiction, especially when motivating or shaping the action of the plot.
      2. A fight or struggle, esp. a protracted one; war
      3. A state of open, often prolonged fighting; a battle or war.
  2. Effort

    See also:

    effort

Verb
      1. To melt or render (fat, etc.) to get (the oil)
      2. To make an effort; strive:
      3. To taste, sample, or otherwise test in order to determine strength, effect, worth, or desirability:
      1. Shakespeare
      2. (Obs.) To match equally
      3. To contend or strive, especially on even terms or with success:
      1. To hold onto something with a grapple:
      2. To use a grapple or similar device, as for dragging.
      3. To struggle or try to cope (with)
      1. To struggle or fight forcefully; contend:
      2. To exert much effort or energy; endeavor.
      3. To make great efforts; try very hard
    See also:

    try

    fight