effort, elbow grease, exertion, travail, sweat(noun)
use of physical or mental energy; hard work
"he got an A for effort"; "they managed only with great exertion"
An expenditure of physical or mental effort.
the act of exerting, or putting into motion or action; the active exercise of any power or faculty; an effort, esp. a laborious or perceptible effort; as, an exertion of strength or power; an exertion of the limbs or of the mind; it is an exertion for him to move, to-day
Exertion is a concept describing the use of physical or perceived energy. It normally connotates a strenuous or costly effort related to physical, muscular, philosophical actions and work.
The numerical value of exertion in Chaldean Numerology is: 7
The numerical value of exertion in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
Energy is the power that drives every human being. It is not lost by exertion by maintained by it.
This walk demands a great deal of physical and mental exertion, the region is totally isolated from the outside world.
He was a genius - that is to say, a man who does superlatively and without obvious effort something that most people cannot do by the uttermost exertion of their abilities.
Here is the answer which I will give to President Roosevelt... We shall not fail or falter we shall not weaken or tire. Neither the sudden shock of battle nor the long-drawn trials of vigilance and exertion will wear us down. Give us the tools and we will finish the job.
It is not the actual physical exertion that counts towards a one’s progress, nor the nature of the task, but by the spirit of faith with which it is undertaken.” -St. Francis Xavier, Priest “It is not the actual physical exertion that counts towards a one’s progress, nor the nature of the task, but by the spirit of faith with which it is undertaken.” -St. Francis Xavier, Priest
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