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dogged
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Brave New World
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as in: dogged by problems Define
followed; or persistently annoyed
  • Strumpet!" he shouted at every blow as though it were Lenina (and how frantically, without knowing it, he wished it were), white, warm, scented, infamous Lenina that he was dogging thus.

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  • The expedition was dogged by one problem after the next.
  • She was dogged by one problem after the next.

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as in: dogged determination Define
continuing effort to achieve something despite difficulties (persistent)
as in: dogged by problems Define
followed; or persistently annoyed
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