Usage examples for Efforts

  1. He desired that it might be shown to him whether all his efforts would be in vain or not, whether he should ever win in the struggle that was before him. – The Soul of a People by H. Fielding
  2. But all efforts to discover their source failed. – Barriers Burned Away by E. P. Roe
  3. He hesitated, and then added, in a voice which, in spite of all his efforts was almost tender, " You are not afraid of its being here, are you?" – A Bachelor's Dream by Mrs. Hungerford