what does the saying, running rough shot over, mean?
- Anonymous1 decade agoFavorite Answer
The saying is "riding rough shod" (that is, riding a horse with spiked nails on its shoes) - so figuratively, it means over-riding someone else's wishes or views without any tact or consideration.
See Bartleby http://www.bartleby.com/81/14544.html
- jdLv 61 decade ago
Being in control of something or someone