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English definition of “slog”

slog

verb     /slɒɡ/ (present participle slogging, past tense and past participle slogged) informal
slog up/down/through, etc to move forward with difficulty: We slogged up the hill in silence.Effort and expending energyTrying and making an effort
(Definition of slog verb from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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