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push someone around (or about)

Definición de push someone around or about en inglés:

informal Treat someone roughly or inconsiderately: he was annoyed by their arrogance in thinking they could push him around whenever they wished
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • It appears that perhaps unconsciously you are attracting partners who push you around and treat you badly because at a deeper level you may still carry negative belief patterns from your childhood.
  • Nobody is pushing us around or has ever pushed us around on West Indian wickets.
  • All those years he made fun of me, bullied me, pushed me around, I think that it was his cry for help.
Sinónimos
bully, domineer, boss about/around, ride roughshod over, trample on, tread on, bulldoze, abuse, mistreat, maltreat, kick around/about, browbeat, lean on, tyrannize, intimidate, threaten, torment, terrorize, victimize, pick on
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