Usage examples for Endeavoring

  1. He was delighted: " Only, my friend, I think," he cried to Marien, endeavoring to soften his one objection to the picture, " that you have given her a look- how can I put it? – Jacqueline, v1 by Th. Bentzon (Mme. Blanc)
  2. The man had his hand upon Rollo's shoulder, and was endeavoring to wake him. – Rollo in Paris by Jacob Abbott
  3. " The heat is intolerable," said Simon, endeavoring to master his feelings. – The Amulet by Hendrik Conscience