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Meaning of TRUDGE

Pronunciation:  truj

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [n]  a long difficult walk
  2. [v]  walk heavily and firmly, as when weary, or through mud; "Donkeys that plodded wearily in a circle around a gin" D.H. Lawrence
  3. [v]  to walk or proceed draggingly, slowly; "Snow buried the streets and covered the slanting rooftops, as John trudged toward St. Peter's."
 

TRUDGE is a 6 letter word that starts with T.

 

 Synonyms: footslog, pad, plod, shack, slog, trail, tramp
 
 See Also: go, hike, locomote, move, slop, slosh, splash, splosh, squelch, squish, tramp, travel, walk

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Trudge\, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Trudged}; p. pr. & vb. n.
{Trudging}.] [Perhaps of Scand. origin, and originally
meaning, to walk on snowshoes; cf. dial. Sw. truga, trudja, a
snowshoe, Norw. truga, Icel. [thorn]r[=u]ga.]
To walk or march with labor; to jog along; to move wearily.

      And trudged to Rome upon my naked feet.  --Dryden.

 

 

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