French translation of 'dogged'
Example Sentences Including 'dogged'
Sometimes Hilda had the thought her life was dogged by legs.PROSPECT HILL (2003)
In addition to the departure of their staff, flooded roads, swollen streams and cold mist dogged their progress.SPIX'S MACAW: The Race to Save the World's Rarest Bird (2002)
But he had a dogged look upon his face: teeth gritted, brow furrowed.EVERVILLE (2001)
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- (male or female)
chien(ne) m f
⇒ Have you got a dog?
Est-ce que tu as un chien?a dog's dinner or a dog's breakfast (British, informal) (= mess)
le foutoir (inf)to be a dog's dinner (informal)
être le foutoir (inf)dog eat dog
⇒ It's dog eat dog in this profession.
C'est une profession où la concurrence est féroce.
⇒ the dog-eat-dog world of film
l'univers impitoyable du cinémato let sleeping dogs lie
ne pas réveiller le chat qui dortto go to the dogs (= go downhill) [nation]
aller à vau-l'eau
- (= male dog)
- [hairs, bite, lead, lover, owner, walker, trainer, show]
- (= beset) [problem, bad luck, injury]
- (= follow closely)
suivre de prèsto dog sb's footsteps
ne pas lâcher qn d'une semelle
Example Sentences Including 'dog'
He must pay more attention next time his daughter's pet dog , which didn't much like men, snarled at him.CASCADES - THE DAY OF THE DEAD (2001)
In the instant of that blink, the globe disappeared, leaving behind a dog.LIRAEL: DAUGHTER OF THE CLAYR (2001)
Mogget slept at Sam's side, more like a hunting dog than a cat.LIRAEL: DAUGHTER OF THE CLAYR (2001)
'dogged' in Other Languages
Translation of dogged from the Collins English to French Dictionary