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Definition of Strife

Strife

  1. The act of striving; earnest endeavor.
  2. Exertion or contention for superiority; contest of emulation, either by intellectual or physical efforts.
  3. Altercation; violent contention; fight; battle.
  4. That which is contended against; occasion of contest.

Strife Quotations

Life is not a solo act. It's a huge collaboration, and we all need to assemble around us the people who care about us and support us in times of strife.
Tim Gunn

When you are full of pride on the inside, it makes you stiff, stubborn, and creates strife with others.
John C. Maxwell

There are men here and there to whom the whole of life is like an after-dinner hour with a cigar; easy, pleasant, empty, perhaps enlivened by some fable of strife to be forgotten - before the end is told - even if there happens to be any end to it.
Joseph Conrad

Love is tested in so many ways. How do I articulate this? Two people are together. There are stakes, strife, struggles, all these things that make us fall for someone, love someone even more, leave someone.
Ian Somerhalder

Of course, violence will not end with our combat mission. Extremists will continue to set off bombs, attack Iraqi civilians and try to spark sectarian strife. But ultimately, these terrorists will fail to achieve their goals.
Barack Obama
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Strife Translations

strife in German is Unfriede
strife in Spanish is disputa
strife in Swedish is kiv, tvist

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