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General dictionaries General (35 matching dictionaries)
  1. drive: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. drive: Oxford Learner's Dictionaries [home, info]
  3. drive: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  4. drive: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  5. drive: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  6. drive, drive: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  7. Drive, drive, drive: Wordnik [home, info]
  8. drive: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  9. drive: Wiktionary [home, info]
  10. drive: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  11. drive: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  12. drive: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  13. drive: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  14. drive (v.): Online Etymology Dictionary [home, info]
  15. Drive, drive: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  16. drive: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  17. drive: Cambridge International Dictionary of Idioms [home, info]
  18. DRIVE, Drive (Alan Jackson album), Drive (Amerie EP), Drive (Anneke van Giersbergen album), Drive (Bic Runga EP), Drive (Bic Runga album), Drive (CBC Music), Drive (Cars song), Drive (Cheyenne Jackson song), Drive (For Daddy Gene), Drive (Gareth Emery Album), Drive (Gareth Emery album), Drive (Incubus song), Drive (Miley Cyrus song), Drive (Poisonblack album), Drive (R.E.M. song), Drive (Robert Palmer album), Drive (Scott Grimes EP), Drive (Scott Grimes album), Drive (Shannon Noll song), Drive (Steve Wariner album), Drive (The Cars song), Drive (The X-Files), Drive (YouTube), Drive (band), Drive (charity), Drive (film), Drive (golf), Drive (song), Drive (soundtrack), Drive (web series), Drive, The Drive (TV series), The Drive (album), The Drive: Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  19. drive: Cambridge International Dictionary of Phrasal Verbs [home, info]
  20. Drive: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  21. drive: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  22. drive: Rhymezone [home, info]
  23. drive: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  24. drive: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  25. drive: MyWord.info [home, info]
  26. DRIVE: Stammtisch Beau Fleuve Acronyms [home, info]
  27. Drive: Dictionary of Phrase and Fable (1898) [home, info]
  28. drive: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  29. drive: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  30. drive: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  31. drive: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  32. drive: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]
  33. drive: Wikimedia Commons US English Pronunciations [home, info]

Art dictionaries Art (1 matching dictionary)
  1. DRIVE: Shakespeare Glossary [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (4 matching dictionaries)
  1. Drive: MoneyGlossary.com [home, info]
  2. DRIVE: eyefortransport e-commerce transportation glossary [home, info]
  3. Drive (disambiguation), drive: Legal dictionary [home, info]
  4. drive: BusinessDictionary.com [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (4 matching dictionaries)
  1. drive: CCI Computer [home, info]
  2. Drive: The Microsoft Lexicon [home, info]
  3. drive: Computer Telephony & Electronics Dictionary and Glossary [home, info]
  4. Drive (disambiguation), drive: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Medicine dictionaries Medicine (4 matching dictionaries)
  1. Drive: Medical Dictionary [home, info]
  2. drive: online medical dictionary [home, info]
  3. drive: Terms in the field of Psychiatry and Neurology [home, info]
  4. Drive (disambiguation), drive: Medical dictionary [home, info]

Miscellaneous dictionaries Miscellaneous (4 matching dictionaries)
  1. DRIVE: Navajo Code Talkers' Dictionary [home, info]
  2. DRIVE: Acronym Finder [home, info]
  3. DRIVE: AbbreviationZ [home, info]
  4. drive: Idioms [home, info]

Science dictionaries Science (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. Drive: Bird On! [home, info]
  2. drive: Botanical Terms [home, info]

Slang dictionaries Slang (1 matching dictionary)
  1. drive: Urban Dictionary [home, info]

Sports dictionaries Sports (7 matching dictionaries)
  1. drive: Football Glossary [home, info]
  2. drive: Sports Terms [home, info]
  3. drive, drive, drive, drive, drive, drive, drive, drive: Hickok Sports Glossaries [home, info]
  4. Drive: Inter Badminton [home, info]
  5. drive: Golfer's Dictionary [home, info]
  6. Drive: Sports Definitions [home, info]
  7. Drive: Badminton Terms [home, info]

Tech dictionaries Tech (4 matching dictionaries)
  1. Drive: AUTOMOTIVE TERMS [home, info]
  2. DRIVE: PhotoNotes Dictionary of Film and Digital Photography [home, info]
  3. Drive: Sweetwater Music [home, info]
  4. Drive: Latitude Mexico [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (drive)

noun:  the act of applying force to propel something ("After reaching the desired velocity the drive is cut off")
noun:  a journey in a vehicle driven by someone else ("He took the family for a drive in his new car")
noun:  the act of driving a herd of animals overland
noun:  (sports) a hard straight return (as in tennis or squash)
noun:  hitting a golf ball off of a tee with a driver ("He sliced his drive out of bounds")
noun:  a wide scenic road planted with trees ("The riverside drive offers many exciting scenic views")
noun:  a mechanism by which force or power is transmitted in a machine ("A variable speed drive permitted operation through a range of speeds")
noun:  (computer science) a device that writes data onto or reads data from a storage medium
noun:  the trait of being highly motivated ("His drive and energy exhausted his co-workers")
noun:  a physiological state corresponding to a strong need or desire
noun:  a road leading up to a private house ("They parked in the driveway")
noun:  a series of actions advancing a principle or tending toward a particular end ("The team was ready for a drive toward the pennant")
verb:  cause someone or something to move by driving
verb:  move by being propelled by a force
verb:  work as a driver ("He drives a bread truck")
verb:  to compel or force or urge relentlessly or exert coercive pressure on, or motivate strongly ("She is driven by her passion")
verb:  have certain properties when driven ("My new truck drives well")
verb:  move into a desired direction of discourse
verb:  hunting: chase from cover into more open ground ("Drive the game")
verb:  hunting: search for game ("Drive the forest")
verb:  cause to function by supplying the force or power for or by controlling ("The amplifier drives the tube")
verb:  excavate horizontally ("Drive a tunnel")
verb:  hit very hard and straight with the bat swinging more or less vertically ("Drive a ball")
verb:  strike with a driver, as in teeing off ("Drive a golfball")
verb:  cause to move rapidly by striking or throwing with force ("Drive the ball far out into the field")
verb:  push, propel, or press with force ("Drive a nail into the wall")
verb:  compel somebody to do something, often against his own will or judgment
verb:  travel or be transported in a vehicle
verb:  proceed along in a vehicle ("We drive the turnpike to work")
verb:  operate or control a vehicle ("Drive a car or bus")
verb:  urge forward ("Drive the cows into the barn")
verb:  cause to move back by force or influence
verb:  force into or from an action or state, either physically or metaphorically ("He drives me mad")
verb:  strive and make an effort to reach a goal

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