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Origin of dogged1
synonym study for dogged
OTHER WORDS FROM doggeddog·ged·ly, adverbdog·ged·ness, noun
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Definition for dogged (2 of 2)
adjective Southern U.S.
How to use dogged in a sentence
It reminds us that the media exerts its influence not only through insightful reporting and editorial clarity but also through dogged persistence, hammering facts into the public mind until they can’t be ignored.The media will be key to overcoming a Senate filibuster on voting rights|Donald Ritchie|April 12, 2021|Washington Post
A dogged but difficult reporter, he pushed deadlines, endlessly reworked his stories and wrote opinion pieces that, some of his bosses said, sullied the newspaper’s reputation for dispassionate journalism.
Figuring how to train Iraqi forces has dogged the United States since the 2003 invasion.Pentagon Insider on New Plan to Fight ISIS: ‘Of Course It’s Not Enough’|Nancy A. Youssef|January 6, 2015|DAILY BEAST
Identity issues seem to have dogged Otis since his troubles began.His First Day Out Of Jail After 40 Years: Adjusting To Life Outside|Justin Rohrlich|January 3, 2015|DAILY BEAST
Those allegations and subsequent evidence for their validity dogged Driscoll throughout 2014.Megachurch Mars Hill To close Doors: What Does the Future Hold Now?|Warren Throckmorton|November 2, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Allegations of sexual misconduct have dogged Carl DeMaio since he entered politics.No Shaking Sexual Harassment Allegations for Gay GOP House Hopeful|Olivia Nuzzi|October 12, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Further, DeMaio has been a dogged fundraiser and had $1.4 million on hand in his most recent FEC filing.The Great Gay Republican Congressional Hope of 2014 Is Dimming|Ben Jacobs|September 12, 2014|DAILY BEAST
"It's dogged as does it," is not only the maxim of agricultural labourers in remote country districts.The Pit Town Coronet, Volume I (of 3)|Charles James Wills
Wallace, the last centre of opposition, was a fugitive, dogged by emissaries of the English King.King Robert the Bruce|A. F. Murison
Fortunately for him his dogged character and his fighting record attracted the First Consul's attention.Napoleon's Marshals|R. P. Dunn-Pattison
He trudged across burning lava on which his feet left their imprint; he had the appearance of a desperately dogged traveller.Honey-Bee|Anatole France
For a sort of dogged determination to go through with it all, at any cost, braced her to her final effort.The Amazing Interlude|Mary Roberts Rinehart