Synonyms for doggedness:
Other synonyms and related words:
hardheadedness, tenaciousness, self-opinionatedness, persistence, intransigence, perversity, pigheadedness, stubbornness, mulishness, pertinaciousness, constancy, obduracy, perseveration, pertinacity, willfulness, perverseness, perseverance, opinionatedness, obstinateness, obdurateness, continuity.
Sense 1 (noun)
Usage examples for doggedness:
- With doggedness, Anderson resigned himself. - "Lady Merton, Colonist", Mrs. Humphry Ward.
- But there was a doggedness about Bridget Bolster which induced many to doubt whether even Chaffanbrass would be successful. - "Orley Farm", Anthony Trollope.
- He answered her instantly, with a certain doggedness. - "The Knave of Diamonds", Ethel May Dell.