Sentence Examples


  • She has finally reached the goal for which she strove so bravely.
  • The moderate men on both sides opposed this action and strove for peace or an amicable separation, but in vain.
  • He strove to make literature ancillary to politics and to objects of practical utility, and thus started prose literature on the chief lines that it afterwards followed.
  • In Naevius, Plautus, Ennius and Cato are represented the contending forces which strove for ascendancy in determining what was to be the character of the new literature.
  • Although the duke strove after peace at almost any price, he was nearly always involved in war and l o st many possessions, including Geneva and Vaud.