verb (used without object), plod·ded, plod·ding.
verb (used with object), plod·ded, plod·ding.
Origin of plod
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Example sentences from the Web for plodding
And the plodding pace of the French justice system has a way of interfering with career plans, no matter what the ultimate ruling.IMF Chief Lagarde Placed Under Formal Investigation in France|Tracy McNicoll|August 27, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The tunes might be used to bang the drum to, but they provide a plodding pulse for American stamina.What Kind of Patriot Are You? 9 Fourth of July Books for Different Viewpoints|The Daily Beast|July 2, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Instead of trying to be something he is not, why not make the case to voters that boring and plodding can be good.
His likely successor, Ayman al-Zawahri, is cold, plodding, and officious.
Several feature films about Osama bin Laden have been plodding along for years.
There were plodding lines of people, disciplined, carrying burdens, no bigger than ants at this distance.Valley of the Croen|Lee Tarbell
Plodding was his way of making a good from what otherwise would have been a bad situation.The Lost Wagon|James Arthur Kjelgaard
Eager couriers raced back to the plodding caravan to tell the news.Bring Me His Ears|Clarence E. Mulford
How they hurried the fat, lazy horses and slow, plodding oxen hither and thither across the fields!Maybee's Stepping Stones|Archie Fell
He found it plodding work, for the old inspirations to endeavor had utterly vanished.The Redemption of David Corson|Charles Frederic Goss