Related formsdog·ged·ly, adverbdog·ged·ness, noun
Examples from the Web for doggedness
The story is a classic of doggedness, cleverness, and a little luck.
To a stranger listening to a story that sounded like another Plagues of Egypt, their doggedness seemed inexplicable.The Texas Drought Seen Firsthand from the Eyes of Ranchers|Malcolm Jones|August 9, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Lund loses her identity amid her doggedness to pursue the killer.‘The Killing’: How AMC’s Adaptation of ‘Forbrydelsen’ Went Wrong|Jace Lacob|May 14, 2012|DAILY BEAST
This fearlessness and doggedness makes him a natural soul mate of The Daily Beast.
The sinister look in the eyes, the doggedness of the face did not change.
He was sober; he was dependable; and he was dogged with the doggedness of the unimaginative.The Shadow|Arthur Stringer
Long afterward, Archibald Archer often recalled the patience and doggedness which Tom displayed that night.Tom Slade with the Boys Over There|Percy K. Fitzhugh
The following story illustrates the doggedness of the Russian soldier.The Childrens' Story of the War, Volume 3 (of 10)|James Edward Parrott
This anger too made him speak with such a threatening tone to Fulbert, as to rouse the doggedness of the boy's nature.The Pillars of the House, Vol. I (of 2)|Charlotte M. Yonge