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

[Origin unknown.]

trudg′er n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.trudger - someone who walks in a laborious heavy-footed mannertrudger - someone who walks in a laborious heavy-footed manner
pedestrian, footer, walker - a person who travels by foot
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Indeed, a fellow TAIALOMer (I'll have to work on the acronym for the DVD, obviously) has been on facebook to share his impressive Trudger stats, and in the four days he was Trudging Around In A Lot Of Mud, like we were, he walked a cool 102 miles.
When it comes to trudging Manchester United's new centre-half - signed in the wake of the mysterious Jaap Stampede out of Old Trafford - is top of the range: a terrific trudger, a tremendous trudger, a transcendent trudger, a trudger's trudger.