ni·sus[1]

  1. endeavor
  2. exertion

Synonyms for nisus

  • apparatuseffort, equipment, exertion, gear, machinery, magnificence, splendor
  • conatuseffort, exertion, impulse, inclination, undertaking
  • conorattempt, endeavor, presume, to try, to undertake, try, venture
  • intentioaccusation, aim, attack, attention, design, effort, exertion, intent, intention, plan, purpose
  • labordistress, exertion, fatigue, glide, hardip, hardship, labor, slide, slip away, to sink, to slip, toil, work

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