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Definition of "steamroll" []

  • To flatten, as if with a steamroller (verb)
  • To ruthlessly crush or overwhelm (verb) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "steamroll" in a sentence
  • "Eliot Spitzer, elected in 2006 with a huge mandate, tried to "steamroll" a bunch of hacks in Albany."
  • "He accused the Government and ANC of trying to "steamroll" an agreement through the negotiating council."
  • "The Chinese certainly assume that they can "steamroll" this administration, as we saw from the last meeting there."