Definition of ride roughshod
- They accused the government of riding roughshod over international law.
: to sit and travel on the back of an animal that one directs
: to travel in or on a conveyance
: to travel as if on a conveyance : be borne
: an act of riding
: a way (such as a road or path) suitable for riding
: any of various mechanical devices (as at an amusement park) for riding on
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