In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1to ride roughshod over sth/sb
- he rides roughshod over other people's feelings — no tiene la menor consideración para con los sentimientos de los demás
- she will ride roughshod over anyone that stands in her way — se llevará por delante a quien se interponga en su camino
- they've ridden roughshod over our recommendations — han hecho caso omiso de nuestras recomendaciones
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