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steamroll Line breaks: steam|roll
Pronunciation: /ˈstiːmrəʊl/

Definition of steamroll in English:


chiefly North American
Another term for steamroller.
Example sentences
  • For my part, I was happy to see that, this time anyway, the poorer nations stayed together and didn't let themselves get rolled - or steamrolled - by the richer ones.
  • The Steelers have played sloppily in the last three weeks, and they are not the team that steamrolled through the regular season in '04.
  • But the decision to use the Parliament Act to steamroll the ban through the Lords will be a massive headache.
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