Definition of dogged adjective from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

     

    dogged

     adjective
    adjective
    NAmE//ˈdɔɡəd//
     
    , NAmE//ˈdɑɡəd//
     
    [usually before noun](approving)
     
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  1. 1showing determination; not giving up easily synonym tenacious
  2. 2 dogged determination/persistence their dogged defense of the city
 
adverb synonym tenacious Although the men fought doggedly on, a sense of hopeless despair engulfed them.
 
noun [uncountable] synonym tenacious
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