from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. One who plods.
  • n. A person who works slowly, making a great effort with little result.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. One who plods; a drudge.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. One who trudges or wanders about; a “moss-trooper.”
  • n. One who plods; a drudge; a dull, laborious person.

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

  • n. someone who works slowly and monotonously for long hours
  • n. someone who moves slowly
  • n. someone who walks in a laborious heavy-footed manner


From Middle English plodder, equivalent to plod +‎ -er. (Wiktionary)



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