VERB

[no object]

1.  Strive to achieve or attain something in the face of difficulty or resistance.
‘new authors are struggling in the present climate’
‘many families on income support have to struggle to make ends meet’

2. (struggle with) Have difficulty handling or coping with.
‘passengers struggle with bags and briefcases’

NOUN

1. A determined effort under difficulties.

2. A very difficult task.

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