endeavor endeavor  /ɪn ˈdɛ vər/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) earnest and conscientious activity intended to do or accomplish something
  2. (v) attempt by employing effort
  3. (n) a purposeful or industrious undertaking (especially one that requires effort or boldness)

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. endeavor helps entrepreneurs go global and give back to sustain local growth.
  2. So enduring is this storytelling need that it shapes nearly every human endeavor.
  3. Now I've never knitted anything, but it looks like a pretty serious endeavor.

News

  1. Elkhart General and Beacon Health join for new health endeavor

    Groundbreaking will begin next week on a new home healthcare facility in Goshen. Elkhart General Hospital and Beacon Health Systems are joining together on the new health endeavor.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: WNDU 16 South Bend

  2. Endeavor Power Corporation Issues Corrections on two of its earlier Press Releases dated January 9, 2013 and March 8 ...

    CAMBRIDGE, Mass., June 11, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Endeavor Power Corporation ("Endeavor Power" or the "Company") (OTCQB: EDVP) provides corrections to two separate press releases issued ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: PR Newswire via Yahoo! Finance

  3. UCO Endeavor Games come to a close

    The UCO Endeavor Games for athletes with physical disabilites began with clinics used for warm-ups for competitors and a learning session for athletes new to the sports. From beginners to Paralympians, the competitive fields wound down on Sunday throughout the Edmond area. The UCO Endeavor Games are Wheelchair and Ambulatory Sports, USA level 3 sanctioned event. Athletes ages 7-21 are encouraged ...
    on June 11, 2013     Source: The Edmond Sun

Quotes

  1. "In this important endeavor, cooperation is not optional," said Petraeus, also adding: "Civilian and military, Afghanistan and international, we are part of one team with one mission."
    on Jul 3, 2010 By: David Petraeus Source: TPMDC (blog)

  2. "I believe in my Mormon faith and I endeavor to live by it," Romney said at the George Bush Presidential Library and Museum in College Station, Texas.
    on Dec 5, 2007 By: Mitt Romney Source: International Herald Tribune

  3. "I am acutely aware that I cannot succeed in that endeavor, nor can our party prevail over the challenge we will face from either Sen. Clinton or Sen. Obama, without the support of dedicated conservatives," McCain said in prepared remarks to the...
    on Feb 7, 2008 By: John McCain Source: MyFox Kansas City

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