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"dogged" in British English

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doggedadjective

uk   /ˈdɒɡ.ɪd/ us   /ˈdɑː.ɡɪd/
doggedly
adverb uk   /ˈdɒɡ.ɪd.li/ us   /ˈdɑː.ɡɪd.li/
I kept at it, doggedly and patiently, until finally I could skate.
doggedness
noun [U] uk   /ˈdɒɡ.ɪd.nəs/ us   /ˈdɑː.ɡɪd.nəs/
(Definition of dogged from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"dogged" in American English

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doggedadjective

us   /ˈdɔ·ɡɪd/
determined to do something, even if it is very difficult: John Regan credited the capture to dogged persistence by police.
doggedly
adverb us   /ˈdɔ·ɡɪd·li/
Gove spent much of the last decade of his life doggedly defending his principles.
(Definition of dogged from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “dogged”
in Chinese (Simplified) 下定决心的,坚决的…
in Turkish azimli, inatçı, sebatkâr…
in Russian упорный…
in Chinese (Traditional) 下定決心的,堅決的…
in Polish uparty, zawzięty…
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