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He struggled a bit at first, but he reads well now.
She was struggling to cope with the demands of her work.
They've had to struggle with the painful process of modernization.
Andy was coughing and struggling for breath.
She picked the child up, but he struggled and kicked.
They struggled for possession of the gun.
We have to struggle to win our freedom.
Different factions in the movement are struggling for supremacy.
women struggling against oppression
This is the British English definition of struggle. View American English definition of struggle.
very unpleasant or dirty
a man … whose achievements may have been overestimated because he belonged to the gender and ethnic group … that was dominant at the timeadd a word
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