trudge


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trudge

 (trŭj)
intr.v. trudged, trudg·ing, trudg·es
To walk in a laborious, heavy-footed way; plod.
n.
A long, tedious walk.

[Origin unknown.]

trudg′er n.

trudge

(trʌdʒ)
vb
1. (intr) to walk or plod heavily or wearily
2. (tr) to pass through or over by trudging
n
a long tiring walk
[C16: of obscure origin]
ˈtrudger n

trudge

(trʌdʒ)

v. trudged, trudg•ing,
n. v.i.
1. to walk, esp. laboriously or wearily.
v.t.
2. to walk laboriously or wearily along or over.
n.
3. a laborious or tiring walk; tramp.
[1540–50; perhaps b. tread and drudge]
trudg′er, n.

trudge


Past participle: trudged
Gerund: trudging

Imperative
trudge
trudge
Present
I trudge
you trudge
he/she/it trudges
we trudge
you trudge
they trudge
Preterite
I trudged
you trudged
he/she/it trudged
we trudged
you trudged
they trudged
Present Continuous
I am trudging
you are trudging
he/she/it is trudging
we are trudging
you are trudging
they are trudging
Present Perfect
I have trudged
you have trudged
he/she/it has trudged
we have trudged
you have trudged
they have trudged
Past Continuous
I was trudging
you were trudging
he/she/it was trudging
we were trudging
you were trudging
they were trudging
Past Perfect
I had trudged
you had trudged
he/she/it had trudged
we had trudged
you had trudged
they had trudged
Future
I will trudge
you will trudge
he/she/it will trudge
we will trudge
you will trudge
they will trudge
Future Perfect
I will have trudged
you will have trudged
he/she/it will have trudged
we will have trudged
you will have trudged
they will have trudged
Future Continuous
I will be trudging
you will be trudging
he/she/it will be trudging
we will be trudging
you will be trudging
they will be trudging
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been trudging
you have been trudging
he/she/it has been trudging
we have been trudging
you have been trudging
they have been trudging
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been trudging
you will have been trudging
he/she/it will have been trudging
we will have been trudging
you will have been trudging
they will have been trudging
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been trudging
you had been trudging
he/she/it had been trudging
we had been trudging
you had been trudging
they had been trudging
Conditional
I would trudge
you would trudge
he/she/it would trudge
we would trudge
you would trudge
they would trudge
Past Conditional
I would have trudged
you would have trudged
he/she/it would have trudged
we would have trudged
you would have trudged
they would have trudged
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.trudge - a long difficult walktrudge - a long difficult walk    
hike, hiking, tramp - a long walk usually for exercise or pleasure; "she enjoys a hike in her spare time"
Verb1.trudge - walk heavily and firmly, as when weary, or through mudtrudge - walk heavily and firmly, as when weary, or through mud; "Mules plodded in a circle around a grindstone"
walk - use one's feet to advance; advance by steps; "Walk, don't run!"; "We walked instead of driving"; "She walks with a slight limp"; "The patient cannot walk yet"; "Walk over to the cabinet"
squish, slop, slosh, splash, splosh, squelch - walk through mud or mire; "We had to splosh across the wet meadow"

trudge

verb
1. plod, trek, tramp, traipse (informal), march, stump, hike, clump, lumber, slog, drag yourself, yomp, walk heavily, footslog We had to trudge up the track back to the station.
noun
1. tramp, march, haul, trek, hike, slog, traipse (informal), yomp, footslog We were reluctant to start the long trudge home.

trudge

verb
To walk heavily, slowly, and with difficulty:
Translations
مَشْي بِتَثاقُليَمْشي بِتَثاقُل
plahočeníplahočit se
trasketrasketurvadevadetur
cammoghosszú és fárasztó gyaloglás
òaî aî ganga òungum skrefumòramma
kėblinimas
nogurdinošs ceļšslātvilkšanāsvilkties
namáhavo ísť
zorlukla/yorgun argın yürümezorlukla/yorgun argın yürümek

trudge

[trʌdʒ]
A. Ncaminata f (difícil, larga, penosa)
B. VTrecorrer a pie (penosamente)
we trudged the streets looking for himnos cansamos buscándole por las calles
C. VI to trudge up/down/alongsubir/bajar/caminar penosamente

trudge

[ˈtrʌdʒ] vimarcher péniblement

trudge

vi to trudge in/out/along etchinein-/hinaus-/entlangtrotten etc; to trudge through the muddurch den Matsch stapfen; we trudged (a)round the shopswir sind durch die Geschäfte getrottet or gelatscht (inf)
vt streets, towntrotten durch; (looking for sth) → abklappern
nmühseliger Marsch

trudge

[trʌdʒ] vi to trudge up/down/alongtrascinarsi pesantemente su/giù/lungo
to trudge round the town → girare la città in lungo e in largo

trudge

(tradʒ) verb
to walk with slow, tired steps. He trudged wearily up the hill.
noun
such a walk or way of walking.
References in classic literature ?
But they hadn't gone far when they passed two women, one of whom said to the other: "Shame on that lazy lout to let his poor little son trudge along.
He would see mothers from English farms trudging along with their infants in their arms, when the child would be stricken with fever and would die; the mother would pause to dig a hole in the loose earth with her bare hands, would bury the babe therein with the same natural grave-tools, shed one tear, and again trudge on.
Men with calloused hands and attired in garments that showed the wear of an endless trudge for a living, smoked their pipes contentedly and spent five, ten, or perhaps fifteen cents for beer.
Instead of being permitted to concentrate his attention on his tragedy Nutty had to trudge three-quarters of a mile, conciliate a bull-terrier, and trudge back again carrying a heavy pail.
It was a slow trudge home through the heavy fields, and when the two men entered the kitchen Mattie was lifting the coffee from the stove and Zeena was already at the table.
The following morning we got up late for breakfast so had to trudge the streets again looking unsuccessfully for somewhere.
It felt wonderful to trudge through magical fields of brilliant white snow.
I hate it when footballers trudge off the field as though they were on their way to the gallows whenever they are substituted.
STOCKLAND Star players trudge dejectedly off the pitch after their Festival Premier game against Travellers was called off after the referee failed to show up.
In an organisational sequence familiar to many modern airports (Barajas, Kansai), departures are at upper level, with arrivals and baggage below, but here, in a much smaller building, circulation is more compact, thus minimising the trudge to departure gates.
But the toads, which either live in the creek water or dig into nearby sand banks, could be killed as firefighters trudge into their habitat to take water out of the creek and dump it on the fire.
To make this discovery, the scientists had to trudge through a wet salt marsh to dry places where the birds roost.