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English definition of “plod”

plod

verb [I always + adv/prep]  /plɑd/ (-dd-) us  

plod verb [I always + adv/prep] (WALK)

to walk taking slow steps as if your feet are heavy: Danny plodded through the store behind his wife.

plod verb [I always + adv/prep] (WORK)

to work or do something slowly and continuously in a tiring or boring way: I sat at my desk, plodded ahead doggedly, and finished the paper before noon.
plodding
adjective  /ˈplɑd·ɪŋ/ us  
I’ll try not to bore you with a lot of plodding details.
(Definition of plod from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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