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endeavor
used in The War of the Worlds

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to attempt; or a project or activity attempted
  • Even as I saw these Martians for the first time they seemed to be endeavouring to raise themselves on these hands, but of course, with the increased weight of terrestrial conditions, this was impossible.
    2.2 — Book 2 Chapter 2 — What We Saw from the Ruined House (34% in)

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