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a thick stick with a heavy end, used as a weapon: figurativea rhetorical bludgeon in the war against liberalism
verb [with object]
beat (someone) repeatedly with a bludgeon or other heavy object. force or bully (someone) to do something:she was determined not to be bludgeoned into submission
(bludgeon one's way
) make one’s way by brute force.