bulldoze


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bulldoze (one's) way through (something)

To force one's way through some task or thing, especially clumsily and/or carelessly. Don't just bulldoze your way through this assignment—research the data carefully. I bulldozed my way through the obstacle course and ended up skinning both my knees.
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bulldoze into (something)

To aggressively force one's way into some task or thing, especially clumsily and/or carelessly. Don't just bulldoze into this assignment—research the data carefully. I bulldozed into the obstacle course and ended up skinning both my knees.
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bulldoze through (something)

To aggressively force one's way through some task or thing, especially clumsily and/or carelessly. Don't just bulldoze through this assignment—research the data carefully. I bulldozed through the obstacle course and ended up skinning both my knees.
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bulldoze into something

Fig. to move clumsily into something. Don't just bulldoze into me! Watch where you are going! Todd bulldozed into the wall, denting it badly.
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bulldoze through something

Fig. to push clumsily and carelessly through something. Don't just bulldoze through your work! I wish you wouldn't bulldoze through the room.
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bulldoze

tv. to apply pressure or force to get someone to do something. You think you can bulldoze people into doing what you want!
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Mr Woodward, who spent two years renovating the home, said: "I'd sooner bulldoze it than see all my hard work go to waste."
Justice Mamoonur Rasheed Sheikh of the LHC issued the stay order while hearing a petition moved by a lawyer challenging the government's decision to bulldoze the boundary wall of the Governor House on the instructions of Prime Minister Imran Khan in a bid to make the colonial-era building visible to the general public.
However, some landlords have started to bulldoze buildings and risk possible legal action due to delays in the heritage plan, said Muharraq Municipal Council chairman Mohammed Al Sinan.
However, he further said that he holds no intentions of 'bulldozing' the Governor House neither PM-elect Imran Khan ever claimed to 'bulldoze' it.
He said that PM-elect Imran Khan never claimed to bulldoze' Governor House.
President Duterte is dead set on sending a message to smugglers after ordering to bulldoze some 70 smuggled luxury cars seized by the Bureau of Customs (BOC) on Tuesday.
ISLAMABAD -- Slum-dwellers protested against the Capital Development Authority on Thursday as the city administration launched an operation to bulldoze houses in an illegal settlement in Islamabad's Sector I-11/1.
I READ with interest and despair that an 'eco developer' is willing to bulldoze over 400 trees to build 79 houses, when 1,000 houses are planned for Hemlington Grange, less than a mile away.
The council has defended its decision to bulldoze the site, saying the plans they have for it will benefit more people.
The report "Church drops bulldoze plan" (The Journal, September 26) quotes Canon Ray Best of Haltwhistle as saying in a democracy we all need to accept responsibility for our actions.
All orchardists can do is bulldoze and burn sick trees in hopes of slowing pox spread.
So somewhere within the system when there is chance to redeem or do good one has to just do it swiftly even if it lacks planning and becomes punishing just 'bulldoze' it through otherwise it may never happen.
KARACHI -- Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf nominee for Sindh GovernorImran Ismail remarked that party chief and PM-elect Imran Khan never claimed to 'bulldoze' Governor House.
The spring is located on private land between Saddad and Shahrakan villages, and councillors are worried the owner would bulldoze the natural water resource and reclaim it to construct a multi-storey building.
In March, Liverpool council gave the owners of the site, said to be worth millions of pounds to a developer, an order to either refurbish or bulldoze it.