shod with horseshoes having projecting nails or points.
ride roughshod over, to treat harshly or domineeringly; override; crush:
He rode roughshod over his friends to advance himself in the business world.
(of a horse) shod with rough-bottomed shoes to prevent sliding
ride roughshod over, to domineer over or act with complete disregard for
- Rough sleeper
noun 1. a homeless person who sleeps rough noun a homeless person; a person living on the streets Usage Note UK informal
- Rough someone up
rough someone up
- Rough spin
noun 1. (NZ, informal) hard or unfair treatment
noun 1. Electricity. a rotating member of a machine. Compare stator (def 1). 2. Aeronautics. a system of rotating airfoils, as the horizontal ones of a helicopter or of the compressor of a jet engine. 3. any of a number of tall, cylindrical devices mounted on a special ship (rotor ship) and rotated in such […]