Synonyms and Antonyms of bulldoze

  1. 1 to force one's way <bulldozed through the crowd at the arena, urgently trying to find the bathroom> Synonyms bore, bull, {h,2}press, crash, elbow, jam, jostle, muscle, push, shoulder, squeezeRelated Words ram, shove, thrust

  2. 2 to make timid or fearful by or as if by threats <one of those gatherings at which high-pressure sales reps try to bulldoze naive people into buying time-shares> Synonyms blackjack, bogart, browbeat, intimidate, bully, bullyrag, cow, hector, mau-mau, strong-armRelated Words bluster, trash-talk; affright, alarm (also alarum), frighten, horrify, scare, shock, spook, startle, terrify; menace, terrorize, threaten; badger, harass, hound; bludgeon, coerce, compel, constrain, dragoon, force, make, oblige, press, pressure, push around; demoralize, psych (out), unman, unnerve; discompose, disconcert, disquiet, distress, disturb, perturb, upsetNear Antonyms cheer, comfort, console, reassure, solace, soothe; embolden, encourage, hearten, steel; convince, persuade

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