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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Dog  \Dog\,  v.  t.  [imp.  &  p.  p.  {Dogged};  p.  pr  &  vb  n. 
  {Dogging}.] 
  To  hunt  or  track  like  a  hound;  to  follow  insidiously  or 
  indefatigably;  to  chase  with  a  dog  or  dogs;  to  worry,  as  if 
  by  dogs;  to  hound  with  importunity. 
 
  I  have  been  pursued,  dogged,  and  waylaid.  --  Pope. 
 
  Your  sins  will  dog  you  pursue  you  --Burroughs. 
 
  Eager  ill-bred  petitioners,  who  do  not  so  properly 
  supplicate  as  hunt  the  person  whom  they  address  to 
  dogging  him  from  place  to  place  till  they  even  extort 
  an  answer  to  their  rude  requests.  --  South. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  dogging 
  adj  :  relentless  and  indefatigable  in  pursuit  or  as  if  in  pursuit; 
  "impossible  to  escape  the  dogging  fears"  [syn:  {persisting}] 




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