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dogged
used in David Copperfield

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dogged determination
Definition continuing effort to achieve something despite difficulties (persistent)
  • Seeing that what he said had no effect on me or any of us, he sat on the edge of his table with his hands in his pockets, and one of his splay feet twisted round the other leg, waiting doggedly for what might follow.
    Chapters 52-54 (21% in)

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  • The natural result of this treatment, continued, I suppose, for some six months or more, was to make me sullen, dull, and dogged.
    Chapters 4-6 (27% in)

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