Antonyms for dogged:
Synonyms for dogged:
Other synonyms and related words:
hard-nosed, sour, hardheaded, untiring, stiff-necked, pigheaded, glum, unconquerable, contumacious, sulky, lasting, patient, pertinacious, intransigent, long, pat, bulldog, self-opinionated, morose, adamant, unrelenting, bigot, ill-humored, dour, sullen, ill-natured, opinionated, perverse, immovable, recollective, unruly, fixed, mulish, dark, splenetic, glowering, Inconvincible, inflexible, unappeasable, moody, grim, saturnine, intractable, forbidding, willful, refractory, coherent, adamantine.
determined, persistent (adjective)
inflexible, insistent, bullheaded, unflagging, firm, obstinate, steadfast, inexorable, adamant, staunch, indefatigable, unbending, relentless, unyielding, steady, mulish, pigheaded, pertinacious, resolute, tenacious, hard-nosed, hardheaded, obdurate, persevering, stubborn.
bulldogged, enduring, bold, resolute, diligent, brave, plucky, strong, undaunted, hard, headstrong, hearty, indefatigable, staunch, courageous, devoted, obdurate, true, indomitable, retentive, tireless, fervent, faithful, persistent, insistent, obstinate, determined, tenacious, flintlike, spunky, unflagging, strong-willed, bullheaded, steadfast, persevering, stubborn, dauntless, tough, stony, stiff, decisive.
Sense 2 (noun)
Usage examples for dogged:
- There has never been any problem other than that which has always dogged agriculture: the plunder of the city. - "Down-with-the-Cities", Nakashima, Tadashi.
- Yet there is much to respect in such a dogged determination to succeed. - "Memoirs of an American Prima Donna", Clara Louise Kellogg.
- We wrought in a dogged silence, and Elspeth's cheery whistling was the only sound in that sullen morning. - "Salute to Adventurers", John Buchan.