Meaning : A mechanism by which force or power is transmitted in a machine.
A variable speed drive permitted operation through a range of speeds.
Meaning : A series of actions advancing a principle or tending toward a particular end.
He supported populist campaigns.
They worked in the cause of world peace.
The team was ready for a drive toward the pennant.
The movement to end slavery.
Contributed to the war effort.
Meaning : The trait of being highly motivated.
His drive and energy exhausted his co-workers.
Meaning : Hitting a golf ball off of a tee with a driver.
He sliced his drive out of bounds.
Synonyms : driving
Meaning : The act of driving a herd of animals overland.
Meaning : A journey in a vehicle (usually an automobile).
He took the family for a drive in his new car.
Synonyms : ride
Meaning : A physiological state corresponding to a strong need or desire.
Meaning : (computer science) a device that writes data onto or reads data from a storage medium.
Meaning : A wide scenic road planted with trees.
The riverside drive offers many exciting scenic views.
Synonyms : parkway
Meaning : (sports) a hard straight return (as in tennis or squash).
Meaning : Operate or control a vehicle.
Drive a car or bus.
Can you drive this four-wheel truck?.
Meaning : Travel or be transported in a vehicle.
We drove to the university every morning.
They motored to London for the theater.
Synonyms : motor
Meaning : Cause someone or something to move by driving.
She drove me to school every day.
We drove the car to the garage.
Meaning : To compel or force or urge relentlessly or exert coercive pressure on, or motivate strongly.
She is driven by her passion.
Meaning : Compel somebody to do something, often against his own will or judgment.
She finally drove him to change jobs.
Meaning : Push, propel, or press with force.
Drive a nail into the wall.
Meaning : Cause to move rapidly by striking or throwing with force.
Drive the ball far out into the field.
Meaning : Have certain properties when driven.
This car rides smoothly.
My new truck drives well.
Synonyms : ride
Meaning : Work as a driver.
He drives a bread truck.
She drives for the taxi company in Newark.
Meaning : Move by being propelled by a force.
The car drove around the corner.
Meaning : Urge forward.
Drive the cows into the barn.
Meaning : Proceed along in a vehicle.
We drive the turnpike to work.
Synonyms : take
Meaning : Strike with a driver, as in teeing off.
Drive a golf ball.
Meaning : Hit very hard, as by swinging a bat horizontally.
Drive a ball.
Meaning : Excavate horizontally.
Drive a tunnel.
Meaning : Cause to function by supplying the force or power for or by controlling.
The amplifier drives the tube.
Steam drives the engines.
This device drives the disks for the computer.
Meaning : (hunting) search for game.
Drive the forest.
Meaning : (hunting) chase from cover into more open ground.
Drive the game.