Meaning of “ride roughshod over sb/sth” in the English Dictionary


"ride roughshod over sb/sth" in English

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ride roughshod over sb/sth

to do what you want without giving any attention to other people or their wishes:

They accused the government of riding roughshod over parliamentary procedure.

(Definition of “ride roughshod over sb/sth” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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