Dogged - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈdɔːɡɪd|  American pronunciation of the word dogged
Brit.  |ˈdɒɡɪd|  British pronunciation of the word dogged
- this word is a past tense form of the verbto dog
- this word is a past participle form of the verbto dog

adjective

- stubbornly unyielding(syn: dour, persistent, pertinacious, tenacious, unyielding)

dogged persistence

Examples

Her dogged efforts eventually paid off.

It's dogged that does it. посл.

He dogged her every move.

Creditors dogged him until he finally paid his bills.

He admired her dogged persistence in pursuing the job.

He was dogged by bad luck.

his dogged determination (=very strong determination) to succeed

He has been dogged by injury all season.

'Why can't I come?' repeated Will with dogged persistence.

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