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Princeton's WordNet

  1. trudgeverb

    a long difficult walk

  2. slog, footslog, plod, trudge, pad, trampverb

    walk heavily and firmly, as when weary, or through mud

    "Mules plodded in a circle around a grindstone"


  1. trudgenoun

    A tramp, i.e. a long and tiring walk.

    Etymology: Origin unknown.

  2. trudgeverb

    To walk wearily with heavy, slow steps.

    Etymology: Origin unknown.

  3. trudgeverb

    To trudge along or over a route etc.

    Etymology: Origin unknown.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Trudgeverb

    to walk or march with labor; to jog along; to move wearily

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Trudge

    truj, v.i. to travel on foot: to travel with labour or effort: to march heavily on.—n. a weary walk. [Skeat suggests that the word is orig. to walk in heavy shoes, from Sw. dial. truga, trudja, a snow-shoe, Norw. truga, Ice. thrúga, a snow-shoe.]

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of trudge in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of trudge in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of trudge in a Sentence

  1. New Chief Executive Matthias Mueller:

    We are facing a long trudge and a lot of hard work, we will only be able to make progress in steps and there will be setbacks.

  2. Donald Trump:

    I have a lot of respect for Paul Ryan. We're going to have a meeting tomorrow. We'll see what happens. If we make a deal, that will be great. And if we don't, we will trudge forward like I've been doing and winning, you know, all the time.

  3. Leonard Louis Levinson:

    History is the short trudge from Adam to atom.

Images & Illustrations of trudge

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    the trait of lacking restraint or control; reckless freedom from inhibition or worry
    • A. snap
    • B. encumbrance
    • C. abandon
    • D. hunch

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