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Meaning of PLODDING

Pronunciation:  pl'√Ęding

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [n]  the act of walking with a slow heavy gait
  2. [n]  hard monotonous routine work
  3. [adj]  (of movement) slow and laborious; "leaden steps"
 

PLODDING is a 8 letter word that starts with P.

 

 Synonyms: donkeywork, drudgery, effortful, grind, leaden
 
 See Also: labor, labour, toil, walk, walking

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Plod"ding\, a.
Progressing in a slow, toilsome manner; characterized by
laborious diligence; as, a plodding peddler; a plodding
student; a man of plodding habits. --{Plod"ding*ly}, adv.

 
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