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bulldoze
American English: /ˈbʊlˌdoʊz/
British English: /ˈbʊldəʊz/

Translation of bulldoze in Spanish:

transitive verb

  • 1
    (building)
    demoler
    derribar
    they bulldozed the rubble into a pile
    apilaron los escombros con el bulldozer
  • 2 (bully, force) [colloquial] I was determined not to be bulldozed by her
    estaba resuelto a no dejarme avasallar por ella
    to bulldoze somebody into something/-ing
    forzar a alguien a algo/+ infinitive
    we were bulldozed into signing
    nos forzaron a firmar
    the measure was bulldozed through
    se consiguió la aprobación de la medida a la fuerza
    he bulldozed his way into the hall
    se metió en la sala llevándose a todo el mundo por delante
    Example sentences
    • Grant plays George Wade, a millionaire real estate developer determined to bulldoze anything that stands in the way of his company's plans.
    • First, he bulldozed French flanker Serge Betsen before forcing his way over the try line with similar ferocity on the hour mark after a period of sustained pressure.
    • And I am personally not averse to bulldozing my way towards what I want with any clever approach I can dream up.
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