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dogged
used in The Scarlet Letter

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Definition
followed; or persistently annoyed
  • He had been driven hither by the impulse of that Remorse which dogged him everywhere, and whose own sister and closely linked companion was that Cowardice which invariably drew him back, with her tremulous gripe, just when the other impulse had hurried him to the verge of a disclosure.
    Chapter 12 — The Minister's Vigil (8% in)
dogged = followed
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