bulldoze one's way

Definition of bulldoze one's way

:to move forward while forcing other people to move out of the way
  • They rudely bulldozed their way through the crowd.
often used figuratively
  • He bulldozed his way to the top without regard for people along the way.

Word by Word Definitions

bulldoze play
  1. : to coerce or restrain by threats : bully

  2. : to move, clear, gouge out, or level off by pushing with or as if with a bulldozer

  3. : to force insensitively or ruthlessly

way play
  1. : a thoroughfare for travel or transportation from place to place

  2. : an opening for passage

  3. : the course traveled from one place to another : route

  1. : of, connected with, or constituting an intermediate point on a route

  1. : by a long distance : to a considerable degree or extent : far

  2. : by far : much

  3. : very


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