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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The act of controlling and steering the movement of a vehicle or animal; Hitting a golf ball off of a tee with a particular club adj. - Having the power of impelling; Acting with vigor.

Usage examples (39)
  • When my father finally got around to teaching me to drive, he was impressed at my "natural" talent for driving, not knowing that I had already been secretly...
  • A driving personal ambition
  • Adjective : a driving young executive. ,a driving storm. ,driving gloves
  • Verb (used without object) : He drives to work with me. ,He drove long and straight throughout the match. ,The ship drove before the wind for more
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