arrasar2


arrasar2
2 = take + no prisoners, take + Nombre + by storm, win by + a landslide.
Nota: Generalmente usado en el contexto de las elecciones o votaciones.
Ex. He broke all the rules on and off the stage and took no prisoners in his wild pursuit of pleasure, pain, tragedy, and hope.
Ex. He was a confident, unspoiled, talented, hard-working young man when he moved to a strange town as a youngster and took it by storm.
Ex. The polls mean nothing at this point -- if he wins by a landslide fantastic but we are in June not October, long way between there and now.
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* arrasar con = eat + Posesivo + way through.

Spanish-English dictionary. 2013.


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