from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

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

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  • noun An instance of footslogging.
  • verb intransitive 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.

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


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foot + slog


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  • 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 2007

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

    Camp Cromwell Report 25/07/06 Cromwell MkI 2006

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

    Archive 2006-07-01 Cromwell MkI 2006

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

    A Yeoman's Letters Third Edition P. T. Ross

  • 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 2010

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

    Army Rumour Service 2009


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