An example of a dogged person is someone who will never even listen to the other side of the story in a debate.
Origin of doggedMiddle English ; from dogge, dog
- simple past tense and past participle of dog
From the verb to dog.
(comparative more dogged, superlative most dogged)
- Stubbornly persevering, steadfast.
From Middle English, characteristics similar to that of a dog.