Bulldoze Definition

bulldozed, bulldozes, bulldozing
To force or frighten by threatening; intimidate; bully.
Webster's New World
To move, make level, dig out, etc. with a bulldozer.
Webster's New World
To do away with; terminate.
American Heritage
To operate a bulldozer.
American Heritage
To proceed forcefully or insensitively.
American Heritage

Origin of Bulldoze

  • From earlier bulldose (noun, literally “bull-dose": "a dose fit for a bull”), equivalent to bull +‎ dose.

    From Wiktionary

  • Perhaps from alteration of obsolete bulldose severe beating bull dose

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

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