struggle

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Italian pope from 1676 to 1689 whose papacy was marked by the struggle with Louis XIV of France over papal authority over French Catholics; known for saintliness and canonized in 1956 (1611-1689) Benedetto Odescalchi , Innocent XI
Soviet chief of secret police under Joseph Stalin; was executed by his associates in the power struggle following Stalin's death (1899-1953) Beria , Lavrenti Pavlovich Beria
time of struggle, especially against an illness bout
struggle to lose combat
act of fighting; any contest or struggle combat , fight , fighting , scrap
struggle between rivals contest
unsuccessful ending to a struggle or contest defeat , licking
South African prelate and leader of the antiapartheid struggle (born in 1931) Desmond Tutu , Tutu
any struggle between two skillful opponents (individuals or groups) duel
struggle ineffectually flounder
struggle awkwardly flounder , scramble
political and spiritual leader during India's struggle with Great Britain for home rule; an advocate of passive resistance (1869-1948) Gandhi , Mahatma Gandhi , Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi
struggle for air gasp
sport of hand-to-hand struggle between unarmed contestants who try to throw each other down grappling , rassling , wrestling
United States labor leader who was president of the American Federation of Labor from 1924 to 1952 and who led the struggle with the Congress of Industrial Organizations (1873-1952) Green , William Green
struggle within organization, of a internecine
Indian statesman and leader with Gandhi in the struggle for home rule; was the first prime minister of the Republic of India from 1947 to 1964 (1889-1964) Jawaharlal Nehru , Nehru
holy struggle or striving by a Muslim for a moral or spiritual or political goal jehad , jihad
location marked by an intense competition and struggle for survival jungle
political and economic theories of Lenin which provided the guiding doctrine of the Soviet Union; the modification of Marxism by Lenin stressed that imperialism is the highest form of capitalism (which shifts the struggle from developed to underdeveloped Leninism , Marxism-Leninism
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