American Cultural Literacy: “Ride roughshod”

“Ride roughshod

Definition: If someone rides roughshod over other people, they impose their will without caring at all for other people’s feelings.

Sample Sentence: My mom sold my Pokemon cards without even consulting me. She rode roughshod all over me.

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