German translation of 'dogged'
- determination, resistance, pursuit
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)
Trends of 'dogged'
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- (figurative) it's a dog's life
es ist ein Hundeleben
⇒ it's (a case of) dog eat dog
es ist ein Kampf aller gegen alle
⇒ you can't teach an old dog new tricks
der Mensch ist ein Gewohnheitstier
⇒ dog's dinner or breakfast(informal)
Schlamassel m (inf)
⇒ to work like a dog(informal)
wie ein Pferd arbeiten (inf)
⇒ dogged by controversy/injury
von Kontroversen/Verletzungen verfolgt
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 German Dictionary