Thesaurus / doggedness
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The sinister look in the eyes, the doggedness of the face did not change.
He was sober; he was dependable; and he was dogged with the doggedness of the unimaginative.
THE SHADOWARTHUR STRINGER
Long afterward, Archibald Archer often recalled the patience and doggedness which Tom displayed that night.
TOM SLADE WITH THE BOYS OVER THEREPERCY K. FITZHUGH
The following story illustrates the doggedness of the Russian soldier.
THE CHILDRENS' STORY OF THE WAR, VOLUME 3 (OF 10)JAMES EDWARD PARROTT
This anger too made him speak with such a threatening tone to Fulbert, as to rouse the doggedness of the boy's nature.
THE PILLARS OF THE HOUSE, VOL. I (OF 2)CHARLOTTE M. YONGE
They were studying hard; even Phil had settled down to text and notebooks with a doggedness not to be expected of her.
ANNE OF THE ISLANDLUCY MAUD MONTGOMERY
“Teacher sent me on an errand,” he replied then, with a kind of doggedness.
THE DEBTORMARY E. WILKINS FREEMAN
He is a very fine example of the perseverance, doggedness, and tenacity which characterises the Anglo-Saxon spirit.
GREAT AFRICAN TRAVELLERSW.H.G. KINGSTON
But the doggedness which had hitherto been Broffin's best bid for genius in his profession asserted itself as a ruling passion.
THE PRICEFRANCIS LYNDE
It would require a memory of iron and of more than stubborn doggedness to resist the unobtrusive influence of supposed prophecies.
SUPERNATURAL RELIGION, VOL. III. (OF III)WALTER RICHARD CASSELS
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