doggedness (usually uncountable, plural doggednesses) The state of being dogged; persistence; perseverance; tenacity; stubbornness.What does being dogged mean?
Definition of 'dogged'. dogged. If you describe someone's actions as dogged, you mean that they are determined to continue with something even if it becomes difficult or dangerous.What does dogged mean as a verb?
When dogged is pronounced as one syllable (dogd) , it is the past tense form of the verb dog, which means to track or follow someone persistently, like a hound on someone's scent. A project can also be dogged with problems, or has persistent trouble or worry. The verb form has been around for longer, by about a century.