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slog

slog

pronunciation:
slag
parts of speech:
intransitive verb, transitive verb
part of speech: intransitive verb
inflections: slogged, slogging, slogs
definition 1: to walk steadily and with a heavy gait; plod.
She slogged through the mud.
similar words:
plod, tramp, trek, trudge
definition 2: to work hard for long periods; toil.
They're still slogging away at their jobs.
similar words:
moil, plod, travail
 
part of speech: transitive verb
definition 1: to impel with heavy blows.
He slogged the mule team up the mountainside.
definition 2: to strike with great force.
The boxer slogged his opponent mercilessly.
derivation: slogger (n.)