What does the word dogged mean?

    Part of speech: noun


  • Part of speech: adverb

  • Doggedly.

Usage examples for dogged

  1. Suspicious characters in various costumes thronged his door and dogged his footsteps. – The Rise of the Dutch Republic, Volume II.(of III) 1566-74 by John Lothrop Motley Last Updated: January 25, 2009
  2. " Roll yore fire barrel an' be dogged," he muttered. – Hopalong Cassidy's Rustler Round-Up Bar-20 by Clarence Edward Mulford
  3. As Fortune had it,- Fortune altogether unfavourable to those perils for which her soul was longing,- no one watched her, no one dogged her steps, no one took any notice of her, till she met Frank Houston when he had passed about a hundred yards on through the gates. – Ayala's Angel by Anthony Trollope