dogged
[ daw-gid, dog-id ]
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Part of Speech adjective
Origin + Etymology
Late 14th century; Old English
Synonyms
  • adamant
  • tenacious
  • stubborn
  • decisive
  • resolute
  • steadfast
  • intent
Antonyms
  • flexible
  • weak
  • wavering
  • indefinite
Definition
persistent in effort; stubbornly tenacious
Example
Getting to the top of the mountain required dogged determination.
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