Sentence Examples with the word doggedly

Heated and irritated as he was by his spasmodic toil at the pumps, for all his first nameless feeling of forbearance the sweating Steelkilt could but ill brook this bearing in the mate; but somehow still smothering the conflagration within him, without speaking he remained doggedly rooted to his seat, till at last the incensed Radney shook the hammer within a few inches of his face, furiously commanding him to do his bidding.

All would have been peace with the world if his mind hadn't remained doggedly fixed on his search for Jeffrey Byrne.

They hung doggedly along the coasts of Jamaica and Santo Domingo, but their day was nearly over.

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Yet it was necessary for him to set himself, as he expressed it, doggedly to work.