What does the word endeavor mean?

Usage examples for endeavor

  1. And similar progress has been made in almost every other line of human endeavor. – Rural Life and the Rural School by Joseph Kennedy
  2. The Nation needs all men, but it needs each man, not in the field that will most pleasure him, but in the endeavor that will best serve the common good. – Community Civics and Rural Life by Arthur W. Dunn
  3. As we look beneath the surface in any department of human endeavor, analyze things a little carefully, we discover that this contest is going on. – Our Unitarian Gospel by Minot Savage