plod definition

  • verb-intransitive:
    • to go or walk heavily or laboriously; trudge: "donkeys that plodded wearily in a circle round a gin” ( D.H. Lawrence).
    • To work or act perseveringly or monotonously; drudge: plodding through a mountain of documents.
    • traveling slowly but steadily; to trudge.
    • To toil; to drudge; specially, to analyze laboriously and patiently.
  • verb-transitive:
    • To trudge along or higher.
    • To walk on gradually or greatly.
  • noun:
    • The act of moving or walking greatly and gradually.
    • The noise produced by huge step.
    • A slow or labored stroll or other movement or activity.
    • A puddle.
    • the police, cops
    • a police officer, specifically a low-ranking one.
    • A puddle.
    • the work of walking with a slow heavy gait
  • verb:
    • To walk or go slowly and heavily or laboriously (+ on, through, over).
    • To trudge over or through.
    • stroll greatly and firmly, as when weary, or through dirt
  • others:
    • To trudge; vacation or work gradually and perseveringly; go on in just about any quest with regular, laborious diligence.
    • To lag behind or puzzle upon the aroma: stated of hounds.
    • going or walk-over in much, laboring manner; achieve by heavy, toilsome hiking or exertion.

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