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  • as indrudge
  • as inhack
  • as inslowpoke

synonyms for plodder

  • factotum
  • grind
  • laborer
  • menial
  • peon
  • servant
  • toiler
  • workaholic
  • worker
  • workhorse
  • nose to grindstone
  • drudge
  • grind
  • hireling
  • lackey
  • pro
  • workhorse
  • greasy grind
  • old pro

antonyms for plodder

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  • idler
  • lazy person
  • master
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    How to use plodder in a sentence

    Herrick was a faithful old plodder—never would be anything else—but he couldn't get on without him.
    HOW IT HAPPENEDKATE LANGLEY BOSHER
    Plodder's cautionary signal had been hoisted to some purpose after all.
    CAMPAIGNING WITH CROOK AND STORIES OF ARMY LIFECHARLES KING
    But, even were he to be dismissed, how was that to help Plodder?
    CAMPAIGNING WITH CROOK AND STORIES OF ARMY LIFECHARLES KING
    It was not only in the regiment that Plodder became a notoriety.
    CAMPAIGNING WITH CROOK AND STORIES OF ARMY LIFECHARLES KING
    It used to be asserted of Plodder that he was figuring for the Signal Corps.
    CAMPAIGNING WITH CROOK AND STORIES OF ARMY LIFECHARLES KING
    Under these circumstances, Plodder was not the man to hesitate.
    CAMPAIGNING WITH CROOK AND STORIES OF ARMY LIFECHARLES KING
    No plodder ever kept more closely to the safe and beaten path.
    THE BROTHERS' WARJOHN CALVIN REED
    And if I do not kill my people it is because I have no originality, I am a plodder, a second-rate man!
    CARLYON SAHIBGILBERT MURRAY
    For Lydia knew the vanity of her own attainments, and believed herself to be merely a patient and well-taught plodder.
    CASHEL BYRON'S PROFESSIONGEORGE BERNARD SHAW
    Du Bruel was a plodder; at the office he read the newest books, extracted their wit, and laid it by for use in his dialogues.
    BUREAUCRACYHONORE DE BALZAC
    SYNONYM OF THE DAY
    OCTOBER 26, 1985
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    capacitor

    WORDS RELATED TO PLODDER

    • factotum
    • grind
    • laborer
    • menial
    • nose to grindstone
    • peon
    • plodder
    • servant
    • toiler
    • workaholic
    • worker
    • workhorse
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