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stomp on sb/sth

mainly US
phrasal verb with stomp uk   /stɒmp/  us   /stɑːmp/ verb
to ​step down hard on someone or something: I ​stomped on his ​toes and ​ran away. to ​treat someone or something ​badly, or to ​defeat him, her, or it: This is another ​example of the ​bigcompaniesjoining together to ​stomp on ​smallbusinesses.
(Definition of stomp on sb/sth from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “stomp on sb/sth”
in Chinese (Simplified) 重踏,重踩, 粗暴对待,虐待, 打败…
in Chinese (Traditional) 重踏,重踩, 粗暴對待,虐待, 打敗…
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