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 for plod
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Plod \Plod\, v. i. [imp. & p. p. Plodded; p. pr. & vb. n.
     Plodding.] [Gf. Gael. plod a clod, a pool; also, to strike
     or pelt with a clod or clods.]
     1. To travel slowly but steadily; to trudge. --Shak.
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     2. To toil; to drudge; especially, to study laboriously and
        patiently. "Plodding schoolmen." --Drayton.
        [1913 Webster]

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Plod \Plod\, v. t.
     To walk on slowly or heavily.
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           The ploughman homeward plods his weary way. --Gray.
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From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  plod
      n 1: the act of walking with a slow heavy gait; "I could
           recognize his plod anywhere" [syn: plodding, plod]
      v 1: walk heavily and firmly, as when weary, or through mud;
           "Mules plodded in a circle around a grindstone" [syn:
           slog, footslog, plod, trudge, pad, tramp]

From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  118 Moby Thesaurus words for "plod":
     amble, andante, barge, bowl along, bundle, chug on, claudication,
     clump, crawl, creep, dead march, dig, dogtrot, drag, drudge, fag,
     flounce, flounder, foot, footpace, footslog, funeral march, grind,
     grub, halt, hammer, hammer away, hippety-hop, hitch, hobble, hop,
     jog, jog on, jog trot, jolt, jump, keep doggedly at, labor,
     leisurely gait, limp, lumber, lumbering pace, lunge, lurch, mince,
     mincing steps, moil, muck, pace, paddle, peg, peg away, piaffe,
     piaffer, plod along, plug, plug along, plug at, plug away,
     pound away, prance, rack, roll, rub on, sashay, saunter, schlep,
     scuff, scuffle, scuttle, shamble, shuffle, sidle, single-foot,
     skip, slave, slink, slither, slog, slog away, slop, slouch,
     slow march, slow motion, stagger, stalk, stamp, stodge, stomp,
     straddle, straggle, stride, stroll, strut, stump, swagger, swing,
     tittup, toddle, toil, totter, traipse, tramp, trample, trash,
     travail, tread, trip, trudge, waddle, wade through, walk, wallow,
     wamble, wiggle, wobble, work, work away
  
  

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