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Drive

Meanings and phrases

drive

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the act of applying force to propel something; thrust; driving force
  2. a mechanism by which force or power is transmitted in a machine
  3. a series of actions advancing a principle or tending toward a particular end; campaign; cause; crusade; movement; effort
  4. a road leading up to a private house; driveway; private road
  5. the trait of being highly motivated
  6. hitting a golf ball off of a tee with a driver; driving
  7. the act of driving a herd of animals overland
  8. a journey in a vehicle (usually an automobile); ride
  9. a physiological state corresponding to a strong need or desire
  10. (computer science) a device that writes data onto or reads data from a storage medium
  11. a wide scenic road planted with trees; parkway
  12. (sports) a hard straight return (as in tennis or squash)

drive

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. operate or control a vehicle
  2. travel or be transported in a vehicle; motor
  3. cause someone or something to move by driving
  4. force into or from an action or state, either physically or metaphorically; force; ram
  5. to compel or force or urge relentlessly or exert coercive pressure on, or motivate strongly
  6. cause to move back by force or influence; repel; repulse; force back; push back; beat back
  7. compel somebody to do something, often against his own will or judgment
  8. push, propel, or press with force
  9. cause to move rapidly by striking or throwing with force
  10. move into a desired direction of discourse; get; aim
  11. strive and make an effort to reach a goal; tug; labor; labour; push
  12. have certain properties when driven; ride
  13. work as a driver
  14. move by being propelled by a force
  15. urge forward
  16. proceed along in a vehicle; take
  17. strike with a driver, as in teeing off
  18. hit very hard, as by swinging a bat horizontally
  19. excavate horizontally
  20. cause to function by supplying the force or power for or by controlling
  21. hunting: search for game
  22. hunting: chase from cover into more open ground

CD drive

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a drive that reads a compact disc and that is connected to an audio system

CD-ROM drive

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a drive that is connected to a computer and on which a CD-ROM can be `played'

Winchester drive

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. computer hardware that holds and spins a magnetic or optical disk and reads and writes information on it; disk drive; disc drive; hard drive

automatic drive

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a transmission that automatically changes the gears according to the speed of the car; automatic transmission

backhand drive

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a hard straight return made on the backhand side

cattle drive

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. driving a bovine herd (as cows or bulls or steers)

disc drive

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. computer hardware that holds and spins a magnetic or optical disk and reads and writes information on it; disk drive; hard drive; Winchester drive

disk drive

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. computer hardware that holds and spins a magnetic or optical disk and reads and writes information on it; disc drive; hard drive; Winchester drive
E.g.
  • Amstrad used Hitachi's 3" floppy disk drive.
  • The disk drive industry has followed a different pattern.
  • Floppy disks are read and written by a floppy disk drive (FDD).

drive around

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. drive someone in a vehicle; chauffeur
  2. drive without any particular aim
E.g.
  • They all wear black and drive around in a menacing fashion.
  • It was instructed to stay stationary until October 5, 1997 (sol 91) and then drive around the lander.
  • He started his drive around the final turn and drew off to win by lengths over a fast closing Seek Gold.

drive away

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. force to go away; used both with concrete and metaphoric meanings; chase away; drive out; turn back; dispel; drive off; run off
E.g.
  • The city of Chania is about 22 minutes drive away.
  • Indeed, Dale had earlier managed to drive away Josie.
  • They drive away towards a better life away from Sin City.

drive back

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. force or drive back; repel; repulse; fight off; rebuff
E.g.
  • Becky decides to keep her baby as they drive back home.
  • However, the Confederates were able to drive back each Union attack.
  • Guards in Sana'a used tear gas and a water cannon to drive back the crowd.

drive home

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. carry out or perform; ,; deliver
  2. make clear by special emphasis and try to convince somebody of something; ram home; press home
E.g.
  • Swanson left Canby for the drive home before midnight.
  • On a drive home, Ethan nearly runs over Lena, whose car has broken down.
  • On her frantic drive home, she hears a voice in her head and loses control of the car.

drive in

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. cause a run or runner to be scored
  2. arrive by motorcar
  3. cause to penetrate, as with a circular motion; screw

drive line

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. mechanism that transmits power from the engine to the driving wheels of a motor vehicle; drive line system

drive line system

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. mechanism that transmits power from the engine to the driving wheels of a motor vehicle; drive line

drive off

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. force to go away; used both with concrete and metaphoric meanings; chase away; drive out; turn back; drive away; dispel; run off
E.g.
  • They get themselves ready and drive off to work.
  • Then they drive off to start their "scavenger hunt".
  • Rodney and Albert drive off in the van after the ambulance.

drive out

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. force to go away; used both with concrete and metaphoric meanings; chase away; turn back; drive away; dispel; drive off; run off
  2. clear out the chest and lungs; expectorate; clear out
  3. force or drive out; rout out; force out; rouse

drive up

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. approach while driving
E.g.
  • Continued participation would drive up project support costs.
  • This money was used to drive up the prices of stocks in the stock market.
  • Competition was fierce and the energy crisis had begun to drive up the price for resins.

external drive

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a drive with its own power supply and fan mounted outside the computer system enclosure and connected to the computer by a cable

fluid drive

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. an automotive power coupling

forehand drive

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. (sports) hard straight return made on the forehand side (as in tennis or badminton or squash)

four-wheel drive

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a motor vehicle with a four-wheel drive transmission system; 4WD
  2. a transmission that provides power directly to all four wheels of a motor vehicle; 4WD

fund-raising drive

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a campaign to raise money for some cause; fund-raising campaign; fund-raising effort

fusee drive

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a spirally grooved spindle in a clock that counteracts the diminishing power of the uncoiling mainspring; fusee

hard drive

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. computer hardware that holds and spins a magnetic or optical disk and reads and writes information on it; disk drive; disc drive; Winchester drive
E.g.
  • The hard drive is also easily upgradeable.
  • This is the first Xbox 360 to come with a 250GB hard drive.
  • Small BBSes copied each file individually to their hard drive.

internal drive

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a drive mounted inside of a computer

let drive

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. fire as from a gun; loose off; let fly

line drive

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. (baseball) a hit that flies straight out from the batter; liner
E.g.
  • He threw a sinker to Harold Baines, who hit a line drive into McLaughlin's face.
  • The line drive resulted in a broken nose for Matthews; surgery followed the incident.
  • The Senators' Sam Rice ran after an Earl Smith line drive hit into right center field.

sex drive

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a physiological need for sexual activity
E.g.
  • He has less wit, less wardrobe and less sex drive.
  • He has commented on the possible link between the sex drive and risk taking.
  • Kimberly had originally hired Megan, a prostitute, to service Michael until her sex drive returned.

tape drive

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a mechanism that transports magnetic tape across the read/write heads of a tape playback/recorder; tape transport; transport

test drive

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. test of the roadworthiness of a vehicle one is considering buying
E.g.
  • In 1973, Mason and fellow neo-Nazi Greg Hurles went to a car dealership in order to test drive a car.
  • A test drive of a Formula 2 was awarded to the most meritorious driver of the year, which was Aaron Steele.
  • It also greatly reduced the space available in the boot/trunk, which was something customers might notice even before asking for a test drive.

test drive

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. test a vehicle by driving it
E.g.
  • In 1973, Mason and fellow neo-Nazi Greg Hurles went to a car dealership in order to test drive a car.
  • A test drive of a Formula 2 was awarded to the most meritorious driver of the year, which was Aaron Steele.
  • It also greatly reduced the space available in the boot/trunk, which was something customers might notice even before asking for a test drive.

whist drive

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a progressive whist party

wheel drive

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The transmission was 5-speed manual with rear wheel drive only.
  • The powertrain comes as a rear wheel drive or four wheel drive.

next drive

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Connecticut promptly responded on their next drive.
  • Following the safety, the Mustangs' next drive ended in a punt.
  • During the next drive, he broke free on a 49-yard touchdown run.

final drive

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The NP transfer case gave a 4.88:1 final drive ratio.
  • The transmission went to the front to the final drive.
  • The Model A had a wheelbase with a final drive ratio of 3.77:1.

first drive

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • This year also saw his first drive in the Le Mans 24 Hour race.
  • On their first drive, Darriel Mack Jr. led the Knights on a 6-play, 69-yard drive.
  • Carter was sacked twice on the first drive of the half, with the Red Raiders having to punt.

drive through

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The driver attempted to drive through the intersection.
  • Thomson became the last motorist to drive through the tunnel.
  • The men notice that the seal is a hologram and drive through it.

drive system

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The biggest difference compared to the DUT11 was the four-wheel drive system.
  • It is available in both front-wheel drive or "E-Four" all-wheel drive system.
  • The R uses an updated, fifth-generation Haldex 4MOTION four-wheel drive system.

opening drive

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • For the first time in the 2006 season, FSU scored a touchdown on their opening drive.
  • On the opening drive, Notre Dame drove the field for an unsuccessful field goal attempt.
  • After the game, Schembechler said the opening drive of the second half was the "turning point."

used to drive

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • A silent chain is used to drive the camshafts.
  • Many kinds of power plant have been used to drive propellers.
  • A KWL chart can be used to drive instruction in the classroom.

afternoon drive

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • In afternoon drive time, attorney Dan Caplis is heard.
  • Legend Joe Niagara soon joined the station with an afternoon drive show.
  • Ken Matthews hosted the morning show and Chuck McGee did afternoon drive.

morning drive

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • KFXX starts the day with "Dusty and Cam" in morning drive time.
  • The station started to air the syndicated Opie & Anthony during morning drive.
  • First is KFI's local morning drive time show, in which he comments on current events.

flash drive

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Anton then copies the phone's recording onto a flash drive.
  • Peter steals the flash drive with Drew's memories to conceal his identity.
  • Cruzer Enterprise Developed by SanDisk, the Cruzer Enterprise was an encrypted USB flash drive.

ensuing drive

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The ensuing drive resulted in a 38-yard Leigh Tiffin field goal and a 3–0 lead.
  • On the ensuing drive, Michigan faced a fourth down with one yard to go at its own 29-yard line.
  • On the ensuing drive, Bills quarterback Rob Johnson led a 5-play, 37-yard drive to the Titans' 24-yard line.

able to drive

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Mike informs Gus they may be able to drive Walter and Jesse apart.
  • However, the Confederates were able to drive back each Union attack.
  • These were able to drive her at a maximum speed of 8 knots (15 km/h).

drive time

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • In afternoon drive time, attorney Dan Caplis is heard.
  • KFXX starts the day with "Dusty and Cam" in morning drive time.
  • A year later, he moved to afternoon drive time, the time slot he hosts today.

hard disk drive

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • All hard disk drive manufacturers state capacity using SI prefixes.
  • The use of solid state drives is also beginning to rival the hard disk drive.
  • The first terabyte (SI prefix, bytes) hard disk drive was introduced in 2007.

front wheel drive

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The 440 was a five-door front wheel drive hatchback and the 460 a saloon.
  • The AD van used a front wheel drive engine configuration shared with the Sunny.
  • Nissan FF-L platform The Nissan FF-L is an automobile platform for front wheel drive automobiles.

drive shaft

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The drive shaft and final drive assembly are built into the left side of the double sided swing arm.
  • On many shaft-drive motorcycles the drive shaft is contained in one of the long sides of the swingarm.
  • The drive shaft was upgraded by HUSS in 2003, but by then many units had been scrapped or sold for parts.

scoring drive

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • At the start of the third quarter, Reich led the Terrapins on a scoring drive after scoring drive.
  • With just over four minutes remaining in regulation, the Knights went on a swift 75-yard scoring drive.

drive down

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • "The cars, in fact, drive down the middle of the road."
  • This and later privatisation of Český Telecom helped drive down prices.
  • Toledo continued their drive down the field as the second quarter began.

drive vehicles

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Access is limited to 4-wheel drive vehicles.
  • The Leyland plant also had the ability to produce four wheel drive vehicles.
  • Those wishing to access the mountain are suggested to use four wheel drive vehicles.

minutes drive

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The city of Chania is about 22 minutes drive away.
  • It is just 50 minutes drive from Fuzhou city.
  • It is just 30 minutes drive from Hubli.

not drive

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • He did not have any extra base hits and did not drive in a run.
  • He did not register an extra-base hit, and did not drive in a run.
  • Drivers who do not drive for at least one hour do not receive points.

rear wheel drive

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The transmission was 5-speed manual with rear wheel drive only.
  • The powertrain comes as a rear wheel drive or four wheel drive.
  • It has been a huge success for the company, along with the rear wheel drive Nissan FM platform.

hand drive

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • It was the first Scania-Vabis truck with left hand drive.
  • The 350 was right hand drive model like all trucks built in Italy until 1974.
  • Many rural United States Postal Service routes used specially ordered right hand drive Legacys to deliver mail.

drive that ended

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Lefors first arrived in Wyoming in 1885 after working on a cattle drive that ended there.
  • South Carolina responded with a quick drive that ended with a 31-yard Lanning field goal as time expired in the first half with the score 13–6.
  • On Buffalo's first play of the third quarter, Antowain Smith broke off a 44-yard run, sparking a 62-yard drive that ended with his 4-yard touchdown run 4 plays later.

touchdown drive

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Tampa's final touchdown drive of the night was again set up by a Kent turnover.
  • Florida followed with what turned out to be its only touchdown drive of the game.
  • After forcing UCF into a 3-and-out, the Tigers went on a 4-play, 66 yard touchdown drive.

drive train

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Cars use clutches in places other than the drive train.
  • The engine and drive train were constructed by French at Brownsville.
  • Daniel French's steam engine and drive train were substantially different from Fulton's.

chain drive

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Power is transmitted to the road through a five-speed chain drive.
  • Later models used a chain drive.
  • Bogies with flanged wheels were fitted, and power was taken to the wheels by a chain drive to the axles.

long drive

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • There are several well-known names in long drive.
  • This number was worth the long drive from downtown Washington”.
  • Many animals weakened by the long drive died in transit, further increasing the per-unit shipping cost.

floppy drive

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • A limited number of 1040STFs shipped with a single-sided floppy drive.
  • The user could drag the image of the floppy drive to the trash can on the desktop to eject the disk.
  • The BIOS was hard-coded to boot from the first floppy drive, or, if that failed, the first hard disk.

drive towards

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Hee-ju requested to drive towards In-pyo short of crashing into him.
  • This drive towards lightening was based on a misunderstanding of the component's mechanical behaviour.
  • Until the drive towards economic and monetary union the development of the capital provisions had been slow.

direct drive

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Systems that use magnetic direct drive turbines require greater amounts of rare metals.
  • In the 1970s, DJs would have to lug heavy direct drive turntables and crates of records to clubs and shows.
  • In aviation applications it is used as a direct drive engine, turning a propeller without a reduction drive.

short drive

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Bendidee National Park is located a short drive to the north east of the town.
  • It is notable for its proximity to the International Peace Garden, a short drive south on Highway 10.
  • The Three Sisters Wilderness, the Oregon Dunes National Recreation Area, and Smith Rock are just a short drive away.

drive the car

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Plus, she was given permission to drive the car.
  • One teammate has to drive the car off road.
  • It was tough to drive the car, but not the short Quattro before."

drive cars

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Four-wheel drive cars cannot be raced in any of the above categories.
  • Two-wheel drive cars and Group R2 and R3 cars are still eligible to enter rallies.
  • These were restricted to two-wheel drive cars with atmospheric engines up to 2000cc.

drive ended

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Following the safety, the Mustangs' next drive ended in a punt.
  • The drive ended when a Shawn Robinson pass was intercepted in the endzone by Jordyn Brooks, who returned the interception to the Texas Tech 3-yard line.
  • Texas continued to struggle for offense in McCoy's absence, and on the next possession a Texas drive ended when Javier Arenas intercepted a Gilbert pass at the Alabama 25.

floppy disk drive

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Amstrad used Hitachi's 3" floppy disk drive.
  • Floppy disks are read and written by a floppy disk drive (FDD).
  • The CPC664 features 64 KB RAM and an internal 3-inch floppy disk drive.

electric drive

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The next phase of technology Audi is developing is the e-tron electric drive powertrain system.
  • Since 2010, BYD Auto, the global leader in electric vehicles, builds buses with electric drive.
  • The ship's electric drive supplied about 55% of Anchorage's electricity requirements from 1946 to 1955.

main drive

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The main drive is also popular with cyclists, runners, and skaters.
  • After 1990 she was refit with Caterpillar diesel main drive engines.

managed to drive

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Indeed, Dale had earlier managed to drive away Josie.
  • Together with the Tibetan army they managed to drive out the Nepalese by the autumn of 1792.
  • Mithqal and his escort fired back and managed to drive off their attackers, but Mithqal was badly wounded.

petition drive

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • A petition drive was launched demanding Littlejohn be sacked.
  • While the petition drive for the 2014 effort failed, Johnson has continued to work towards marijuana reform.
  • Fans in Rockford, Illinois staged an (unsuccessful) petition drive to get Springsteen to add their city to the tour's routing.

shaft drive

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The two larger cars had four speed gearboxes and they all had shaft drive.
  • A very small number of bicycles use a shaft drive to transmit power, or special belts.
  • The CB900c had a front and rear air assisted suspension, shaft drive, and a dual-range sub-transmission.

drive across

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The drive across may take up to two months, after which "Curiosity" will stay at Glenelg for a month.
  • It was named for Dave Geeting, who owned land to the south and west of the bridge, and was the first to drive across it.
  • This they convert into a holiday caravan, which they drive across continental Europe, intending to reach the South of France.

order to drive

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Nimzowitsch's colleague Tartakower observed of him, "He pretends to be crazy in order to drive us all crazy."
  • One monster breaks free from the Vortaak's control, and battles the other monsters in order to drive off the Vortaak.
  • The player assumes the role of a pilot who manns an advanced fighter in order to drive the aliens invading the Earth away.
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