Nisus

Definition of Nisus

Ni´sus
n.1.A striving; an effort; a conatus.
A nisus or energizing towards a presented object.
- Hickok.
2.(Physiol.) The periodic procreative desire manifested in the spring by birds, etc.

Related Words

attempt, effort, endeavor, endeavour, jehad, jihad, pains, strain, striving, try
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