present participle of tug
as in laboring
to devote serious and sustained effort she's tugged all her life to get to where she is now in the business world

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“Tugging.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/tugging. Accessed 22 Sep. 2023.

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