ride roughshod over
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ride roughshod over
A transitive verb phrase is a phrase that combines a verb with a preposition or other particle and requires a direct object (e.g. Take out the trash.).
transitive verb phrase
1. (general)
a. pisotear
The king rides roughshod over the demands of the poor.El rey pisotea las peticiones de los pobres.
b. atropellar
The government has ridden roughshod over minority groups for decades.El gobierno ha atropellado los grupos minoritarios durante décadas.
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