|Noah Webster's Dictionary|
1. (v. i.) To strive, or to make efforts, with a twisting, or with contortions of the body.
2. (v. i.) To use great efforts; to labor hard; to strive; to contend forcibly; as, to struggle to save one's life; to struggle with the waves; to struggle with adversity.
3. (v. i.) To labor in pain or anguish; to be in agony; to labor in any kind of difficulty or distress.
4. (n.) A violent effort or efforts with contortions of the body; agony; distress.
5. (n.) Great labor; forcible effort to obtain an object, or to avert an evil.
6. (n.) Contest; contention; strife.
Struggle (16 Occurrences)
Mark 10:23 Then looking round on His disciples Jesus said, "With how hard a struggle will the possessors of riches enter the Kingdom of God!" (WEY)
Mark 10:24 The disciples were amazed at His words. Jesus, however, said again, "Children, how hard a struggle is it for those who trust in riches to enter the Kingdom of God! (WEY)
Luke 18:24 Jesus saw his sorrow, and said, "With how hard a struggle do the possessors of riches ever enter the Kingdom of God! (WEY)
Romans 15:30 And I call upon you, brethren, through our Lord Jesus Christ, and through the love of the Spirit, to strive together with me in the prayers for me unto God, (See NIV)
Philippians 4:3 and I ask also thee, genuine yoke-fellow, be assisting those women who in the good news did strive along with me, with Clement also, and the others, my fellow-workers, whose names 'are' in the book of life. (See NAS)
Colossians 2:1 For I desire to have you know how greatly I struggle for you, and for those at Laodicea, and for as many as have not seen my face in the flesh; (WEB WEY NAS)
1 Timothy 6:12 Exert all your strength in the honourable struggle for the faith; lay hold of the Life of the Ages, to which you were called, when you made your noble profession of faith before many witnesses. (WEY)
Hebrews 10:32 But remember the former days, in which, after you were enlightened, you endured a great struggle with sufferings; (WEB RSV)
Hebrews 12:4 In your struggle against sin you have not yet resisted so as to endanger your lives; (WEY RSV NIV)
Genesis 25:22 The children struggled together within her. She said, "If it be so, why do I live?" She went to inquire of Yahweh. (Root in WEB KJV JPS ASV DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV)
Genesis 30:8 Rachel said, "With mighty wrestlings have I wrestled with my sister, and have prevailed." She named him Naphtali. (See NIV)
Exodus 21:22 And if men strive together, and hurt a woman with child, so that her fruit depart, and yet no harm follow, he shall be surely fined, according as the woman's husband shall lay upon him; and he shall pay as the judges determine. (See NAS)
Judges 12:2 And Jephthah said unto them: 'I and my people were at great strife with the children of Ammon; and when I called you, ye saved me not out of their hand. (See NIV)
Job 9:29 I shall be condemned. Why then do I labor in vain? (See NIV)
Job 14:14 If a man dies, shall he live again? All the days of my warfare would I wait, until my release should come. (See NAS)
Job 41:8 Lay your hand on him. Remember the battle, and do so no more. (See NIV)