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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

Friendships born on the field of athletic strife are the real gold of competition. Awards become corroded, friends gather no dust.
Jesse Owens

The purpose of separation of church and state is to keep forever from these shores the ceaseless strife that has soaked the soil of Europe with blood for centuries.
James Madison

Politics: A strife of interests masquerading as a contest of principles. The conduct of public affairs for private advantage.
Ambrose Bierce

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