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dogged
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Middlemarch
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as in: dogged determination Define
continuing effort to achieve something despite difficulties (persistent)
  • Perhaps a mere task was the best means—something to which she must go doggedly.

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  • She worked with dogged determination.
  • High achieving students often succeed because of their dogged effort.

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  • No wonder that in Lydgate’s energetic nature the sense of a hopeless misconstruction easily turned into a dogged resistance.

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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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