Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • intransitive v. To walk, march, or trudge, especially over a long distance.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. An instance of footslogging.
  • v. to walk heavily over a long distance or in a weary manner; to trudge

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • v. walk heavily and firmly, as when weary, or through mud

Etymologies

foot + slog (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • A discussion of Lifeboat's largely negative critical reception . . . and Hitchcock's brief return to Britain to make two wartime propaganda films Aventure malgache and Bon voyage . . . leads into a somewhat tedious footslog through 1945's Spellbound.

    The Hitchcock/Truffaut Tapes #13

  • A draw was agreed to after an entertaining four hour footslog.

    Camp Cromwell Report 25/07/06

  • On Wednesday (the 22nd) I had to do a footslog, owing to my horse giving out.

    A Yeoman's Letters Third Edition

  • Value Line is one of the screwiest, most absurdly managed and possibly among the most inept, crooked public companies ever to footslog the investment landscape.

    Des Moines Business News

  • There are innumerable opportunities to go native, and footslog your way around the countryside.

    Army Rumour Service

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