plodder


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Synonyms for plodder

one who works or toils tirelessly

Synonyms for plodder

someone who walks in a laborious heavy-footed manner

someone who works slowly and monotonously for long hours

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In truth the Magpies deserved a draw for their second-half performance of character but both teams looked what they are - relegation plodders.
So you are then left with no alternative but to force your way into the convoy, which results in the plodders flashing lights, blasting horns and gesticulating wildly.
If Juliet was a plodder, Brendan is a marathon champ, racing through topical observations, pausing briefly to down his Guinness.
Alhesan is a plodder and Memphis Dancer, the danger on the book, has lost her form lately.
The one-time plodder has become an impact center, leading the Utes in scoring (16.
Bhullar, 18th in the HSBC and 22nd in Singapore, appears on the upgrade, while Liang is a one-paced plodder who will be disadvantaged over the first two days by playing in an intimidating threeball with Rory McIlroy and Matteo Manassero.
He is anything but the one-paced plodder some believe and has an outstanding shout off 10st 5lb.
TWO plodder centre-backs in City's sde so we go with two plodder centre forwards
The gameplay is nothing special either and Ali, the hero, is sometimes a bit of a plodder, or else ripping round like Aladdin on methadone.
Regardless of the speed limit, weather and traffic conditions the plodder will always keep the same pace - until he comes to a hill.
SNP Leader John Swinney, who has been written off as a plodder, has emerged as a bit of a dark horse.
It's a mammoth undertaking and I am trying to stay focused, although I am a bit of a plodder when it comes to running," he admits.
Usually an explosive horse doesn't have staying power and a horse with stamina is a plodder.
They have gone for a plodder at the top of the order and it's a very difficult job if you're not absolutely sure of your place.
Lawrie's only previous start in this event ended in a weekend off after rounds of 74 and 71 in 2010 (six shots shy of the qualifying mark) and the damp conditions in Joburg make life even tougher for this plucky plodder on his first spin of the new campaign.