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steamroller

verb [T]     /ˈstiːmˌrəʊ.lər/ US  /-ˌroʊ.lɚ/ informal
to use great force either to make someone do something or on something to make it happen or be successful: He steamrollered the plan through the committee. I hate being steamrollered into doing something I don't want to.Causing somebody to actUrging and persuading
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