dogged


dog·ged

adjective \ˈd-gəd\

: having or showing the attitude of a person who wants to do or get something and will not stop trying : stubborn and determined

Full Definition of DOGGED

:  marked by stubborn determination <a dogged competitor> <dogged devotion>
dog·ged·ly adverb
dog·ged·ness noun

Examples of DOGGED

  1. Her dogged efforts eventually paid off.
  2. a dogged pursuit of power

First Known Use of DOGGED

1653

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