plod along - definition and synonyms

phrasal verb [intransitive]
present tense
I/you/we/theyplod along
he/she/itplods along
present participleplodding along
past tenseplodded along
past participleplodded along

or plod on

  1. to progress at a very slow steady rate

    He’s still plodding along with his novel.

See also main entry: plod