Definitions of steamroller:
  • noun:   vehicle equipped with heavy wide smooth rollers for compacting roads and pavements
  • noun:   a massive inexorable force that seems to crush everything in its way
  • verb:   proceed with great force
    Example: "The new teacher tends to steamroller"
  • verb:   bring to a specified state by overwhelming force or pressure
    Example: "The Senator steamrollered the bill to defeat"
  • verb:   overwhelm by using great force
    Example: "Steamroller the opposition"
  • verb:   crush with a steamroller as if to level
    Example: "Steamroller the road"
  • verb:   make level or flat with a steamroller

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