Part of speech:
The definition of strive is to try very hard or struggle.
Attempt is defined as to make an effort to do something.
The definition of severe is someone or something that is very serious, harsh or critical.
(Law) Entailing more liabilities than benefits or imposing significant obligations.
To determine the qualifications, aptitude, or skills of by means of questions or exercises:
(Informal) To suffer stress; to worry or be agitated.
To be subjected to great stress:
To undertake a risky or daring journey.
To move or progress with difficulty:
Partake is defined as to participate or take.
(Intransitive) To direct the intention or purpose; to attempt the accomplishment of a purpose; to try to gain; to endeavor;—followed by at, or by an infinitive; as, to aim at distinction; to aim to do well.
To undertake to do or solve (something difficult)
Irritating; vexing; bothersome
The definition of arduous is a way of describing something that is extremely tiring and difficult.
The definition of bothersome is someone or something that is annoying or troublesome.
The definition of burdensome is something that is hard to deal with, or that places too great of expectations.
Requiring much effort or attention:
Lacking in shade; undiminished:
Difficult to travel over or through:
The definition of strenuous is something that takes a lot of effort, work or energy to do.
Full of or tending to cause stress.
Fitting closely; often, fitting so closely as to be uncomfortable
Difficult to endure; severe; harsh:
Free from worry, anxiety, trouble, or pain:
Acting, working, or done easily, or in a quick, smooth way; fluent; ready
Having a soft, pleasant taste or flavor; not strong, sour, bitter, biting, or sharp
Requiring great physical exertion
Making severe demands; rigorous:
Requiring more than is reasonable; demanding; exacting
Difficult to undertake, surmount, or defeat:
Hard to lift or move because of great weight; weighty
Marked by or requiring long, hard work:
Hard to put up with; causing great discomfort or fatigue
Harsh, severe, or demanding:
Having considerable weight; heavy.
Very trying to one's patience or equanimity; causing irritation or exasperation
To subject to a test.
(Math.) To test or verify the correctness of (a calculation, etc.)
To perceive (sound) by the ear:
The definition of adjudicate is the act of making a judgment regarding a person or about a situation, most often in a courtroom.
(--- Law) To hear and decide on in a court of law:
Taste is defined as to try a food or drink or to notice the flavor of something.
To sample is to take a small taste or experience a small amount of something to get a better idea of the whole.
To deliver or pronounce formally:
Check means to test, examine, compare or inspect something to see if it is as it should be.
To remove or carry quickly with, or as with, a revolving motion; to snatch.
To strike (someone or something) with a sharp blow; slap.
To give trouble to, esp. in a petty or nagging way; disturb, annoy, irritate, etc.
To deliberately begin to do (something):
To have recourse to a person or thing for help, support, or information:
To trouble is to cause pain, distress or worry.
To subject to torture
To annoy, harass, or tease
Subject is defined as to make someone or something experience something.
To go into in a sharp, thrusting way
To subject to genetic screening.
Refine is defined as to purify, to make more polished, or to become more defined.
The definition of irritate is to aggravate or annoy, or to cause itchiness, inflammation or discomfort in or on the body.
The definition of irk is to annoy.
To subject (another) to hostile or prejudicial remarks or actions; pressure or intimidate.
To experiment is defined as to try out something new or to test a theory
1669 May 18, Sir Isaac Newton, Letter (to Francis Aston):
To move or go rapidly:
To try to disprove or invalidate (something) as by argument or legal action; dispute
To contend is to believe something is a fact or to deal with a challenge.
Bother is defined as annoy, worry, or cause discomfort.
To suffer mental anguish or worry about something:
The definition of afflict is to cause great physical or mental pain or agony or to create for someone a curse to bear.
To render a judicial decision or judgment concerning a disputed subject that is before the court. For example, a court may adjudge that a defendant is obligated to pay the damages sought by the plaintiff.
To decide is defined as to conclude, settle or make a choice.
To observe or inquire into in detail; examine systematically:
To start work on with purpose and vigor:
To engage in the buying or selling of a commodity with an element of risk on the chance of profit.
To incur the risk of
To put forth for consideration or acceptance
To aspire is defined as to desire something or to work toward a goal that you strongly want to reach.
To have the desired effect or outcome; prove successful:
To work; toil
To involve in a quarrel or dispute; to embroil.
To keep oneself from doing, engaging in, or partaking of something; refrain:
To please greatly:
To examine methodically by separating into parts and studying their interrelations.
Characterized by or causing trouble or anxiety.
To fling is defined as to throw.
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