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drive

synonym (synonym of drive)

  • (noun)
    To drive is to move an object with some force or violence before or away from oneself; it is the direct reverse of draw, lead, etc. A man leads a hors more.. (noun)
     
  • (noun.act)
    the act of applying force to propel something (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    a series of actions advancing a principle or tending toward a particular end (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    a road leading up to a private house (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.act)
    hitting a golf ball off of a tee with a driver (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    a journey in a vehicle (usually an automobile) (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    a wide scenic road planted with trees (noun.artifact)
     
  • (verb.motion)
    travel or be transported in a vehicle (verb.motion)
     
  • (verb.contact)
    force into or from an action or state, either physically or metaphorically (verb.contact)
     
  • (verb.contact)
    cause to move back by force or influence (verb.contact)
     
  • (verb.social)
    strive and make an effort to reach a goal (verb.social)
     
  • (verb.communication)
    move into a desired direction of discourse (verb.communication)
     
  • (verb.motion)
    proceed along in a vehicle (verb.motion)
     

antonym (antonym of drive)

also (also)

hypernym (drive IS A KIND OF .... relation)

  • (computer science) a device that writes data onto or reads data from a storage medium (noun.artifact)
    an instrumentality invented for a particular purpose (noun.artifact)
     
  • (sports) a hard straight return (as in tennis or squash) (noun.act)
    a tennis stroke that sends the ball back to the other player (noun.act)
     
  • a journey in a vehicle (usually an automobile) (noun.act)
    the act of traveling from one place to another (noun.act)
     
  • a mechanism by which force or power is transmitted in a machine (noun.artifact)
    device consisting of a piece of machinery; has moving parts that perform some function (noun.artifact)
     
  • a physiological state corresponding to a strong need or desire (noun.state)
    the condition or state of the body or bodily functions (noun.state)
     
  • a series of actions advancing a principle or tending toward a particular end (noun.act)
    any venturesome undertaking especially one with an uncertain outcome (noun.act)
     
  • a wide scenic road planted with trees (noun.artifact)
    an open way (generally public) for travel or transportation (noun.artifact)
     
  • cause someone or something to move by driving (verb.motion)
    cause to move or shift into a new position or place, both in a concrete and in an abstract sense (verb.motion)
     
  • cause to function by supplying the force or power for or by controlling (verb.consumption)
    supply the force or power for the functioning of (verb.consumption)
     
  • cause to move back by force or influence (verb.contact)
    move with force, (verb.motion)
     
  • cause to move rapidly by striking or throwing with force (verb.contact)
    propel through the air (verb.contact)
     
  • compel somebody to do something, often against his own will or judgment (verb.creation)
    compel or make somebody or something to act in a certain way (verb.creation)
     
  • excavate horizontally (verb.contact)
    remove the inner part or the core of (verb.contact)
     
  • force into or from an action or state, either physically or metaphorically (verb.contact)
    push forcefully (verb.motion)
     
  • hit very hard, as by swinging a bat horizontally (verb.contact)
    cause to move by striking (verb.contact)
     
  • hitting a golf ball off of a tee with a driver (noun.act)
    the act of swinging a golf club at a golf ball and (usually) hitting it (noun.act)
     
  • hunting: chase from cover into more open ground (verb.competition)
    pursue for food or sport (as of wild animals) (verb.competition)
     
  • move by being propelled by a force (verb.motion)
    operate or control a vehicle (verb.motion)
     
  • move into a desired direction of discourse (verb.communication)
    mean or intend to express or convey (verb.communication)
     
  • operate or control a vehicle (verb.motion)
    handle and cause to function (verb.contact)
     
  • proceed along in a vehicle (verb.motion)
    travel across or pass over (verb.motion)
     
  • push, propel, or press with force (verb.contact)
    cause to move forward with force (verb.contact)
     
  • strive and make an effort to reach a goal (verb.social)
    make a strenuous or labored effort (verb.social)
     
  • the act of applying force to propel something (noun.act)
    the act of propelling (noun.act)
     
  • the act of driving a herd of animals overland (noun.act)
    the act of moving something from one location to another (noun.act)
     
  • the trait of being highly motivated (noun.attribute)
    a distinguishing feature of your personal nature (noun.attribute)
     
  • to compel or force or urge relentlessly or exert coercive pressure on, or motivate strongly (verb.social)
    to cause to do through pressure or necessity, by physical, moral or intellectual means : (verb.social)
     
  • travel or be transported in a vehicle (verb.motion)
    change location; move, travel, or proceed, also metaphorically (verb.motion)
     
  • work as a driver (verb.social)
    be employed (verb.social)
     

hyponym (.... IS A KIND OF drive relation)

  • (computer science) a device that writes data onto or reads data from a storage medium (noun.artifact)
    a drive that reads a compact disc and that is connected to an audio system (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    a drive that is connected to a computer and on which a CD-ROM can be `played' (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    computer hardware that holds and spins a magnetic or optical disk and reads and writes information on it (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    a drive with its own power supply and fan mounted outside the computer system enclosure and connected to the computer by a cable (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    a drive mounted inside of a computer (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    (computer science) a virtual drive that is created by setting aside part of the random-access memory to use as if it were a group of sectors (noun.artifact)
     
  • (sports) a hard straight return (as in tennis or squash) (noun.act)
    (sports) hard straight return made on the forehand side (as in tennis or badminton or squash) (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    a hard straight return made on the backhand side (noun.act)
     
  • a journey in a vehicle (usually an automobile) (noun.act)
    a ride in a car (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    a ride in a car taken solely for pleasure (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    a short drive in a car (noun.act)
     
  • a mechanism by which force or power is transmitted in a machine (noun.artifact)
    a spirally grooved spindle in a clock that counteracts the diminishing power of the uncoiling mainspring (noun.artifact)
     
  • a physiological state corresponding to a strong need or desire (noun.state)
    a physiological need for food; the consequence of food deprivation (noun.state)
     
  • (noun.state)
    a physiological need to drink (noun.state)
     
  • (noun.state)
    a physiological need for sexual activity (noun.state)
     
  • (noun.state)
    oxygen deficiency causing a very strong drive to correct the deficiency (noun.state)
     
  • a series of actions advancing a principle or tending toward a particular end (noun.act)
    an organized program of advertisements (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    a campaign against entering or continuing a war (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    a campaign of flattery and friendliness (by a company, politician, etc.) to become more popular and gain support (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    a movement advocating greater protection of the interests of consumers (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    the campaign of a candidate to be elected (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    a campaign to raise money for some cause (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    the movement aimed at equal rights for women (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    the movement aimed at liberating homosexuals from legal or social or economic oppression (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    a defeated cause or a cause for which defeat is inevitable (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    a campaign aimed to correct abuses or malpractices (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    a concerted campaign to end something that is injurious (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    political or religious or social reform movement or agitation consisting chiefly of young people (noun.act)
     
  • cause someone or something to move by driving (verb.motion)
    steer into a certain direction (verb.motion)
     
  • (verb.motion)
    drive someone in a vehicle (verb.motion)
     
  • force into or from an action or state, either physically or metaphorically (verb.contact)
    drive obliquely (verb.contact)
     
  • operate or control a vehicle (verb.motion)
    drive a coach (verb.motion)
     
  • (verb.motion)
    test a vehicle by driving it (verb.motion)
     
  • (verb.motion)
    move by being propelled by a force (verb.motion)
     
  • (verb.motion)
    drive (verb.motion)
     
  • strive and make an effort to reach a goal (verb.social)
    to exert much effort or energy (verb.competition)
     
  • the act of applying force to propel something (noun.act)
    (colloquial) the application of maximum thrust (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    the act of applying force suddenly (noun.act)
     
  • the act of driving a herd of animals overland (noun.act)
    driving a bovine herd (as cows or bulls or steers) (noun.act)
     
  • the trait of being highly motivated (noun.attribute)
    the trait of being active and energetic and forceful (noun.attribute)
     
  • (noun.attribute)
    readiness to embark on bold new ventures (noun.attribute)
     
  • (noun.attribute)
    a strong drive for success (noun.attribute)
     
  • (noun.attribute)
    enterprising or ambitious drive (noun.attribute)
     
  • (noun.attribute)
    the quality of being bold and enterprising (noun.attribute)
     
  • urge forward (verb.motion)
    drive (a team of dogs or a dogsled) (verb.motion)
     

part holonym (PART OF relation)

  • (computer science) a device that writes data onto or reads data from a storage medium (noun.artifact)
    any of various rotating shafts that serve as axes for larger rotating parts (noun.artifact)
     
  • a road leading up to a private house (noun.artifact)
    an area sufficiently large for a vehicle to turn around (noun.artifact)
     

entail (entailment relations of drive)

  • travel or be transported in a vehicle (verb.motion)
    be carried or travel on or in a vehicle (verb.motion)
     

verb group (drive is verb group of ....)

  • cause to move rapidly by striking or throwing with force (verb.contact)
    cause to move back by force or influence (verb.contact)
     
  • compel somebody to do something, often against his own will or judgment (verb.creation)
    force into or from an action or state, either physically or metaphorically (verb.contact)
     
  • have certain properties when driven (verb.stative)
    be carried or travel on or in a vehicle (verb.motion)
     
  • hunting: chase from cover into more open ground (verb.competition)
    hunting: search for game (verb.competition)
     
  • operate or control a vehicle (verb.motion)
    have certain properties when driven (verb.stative)
     
  • proceed along in a vehicle (verb.motion)
    travel or be transported in a vehicle (verb.motion)
     
  • strive and make an effort to reach a goal (verb.social)
    press, drive, or impel (someone) to action or completion of an action (verb.communication)
     
  • travel or be transported in a vehicle (verb.motion)
    proceed along in a vehicle (verb.motion)
     

derivation (.... is derived from drive)

  • a journey in a vehicle (usually an automobile) (noun.act)
    ride over, along, or through (verb.motion)
     
  • (verb.motion)
    travel or be transported in a vehicle (verb.motion)
     
  • (verb.motion)
    proceed along in a vehicle (verb.motion)
     
  • (verb.motion)
    operate or control a vehicle (verb.motion)
     
  • (verb.motion)
    sit and travel on the back of animal, usually while controlling its motions (verb.motion)
     
  • (verb.stative)
    have certain properties when driven (verb.stative)
     
  • a series of actions advancing a principle or tending toward a particular end (noun.act)
    move into a desired direction of discourse (verb.communication)
     
  • (verb.contact)
    force into or from an action or state, either physically or metaphorically (verb.contact)
     
  • (verb.social)
    strive and make an effort to reach a goal (verb.social)
     
  • (verb.social)
    exert oneself continuously, vigorously, or obtrusively to gain an end or engage in a crusade for a certain cause or person; be an advocate for (verb.social)
     
  • cause to function by supplying the force or power for or by controlling (verb.consumption)
    (computer science) a program that determines how a computer will communicate with a peripheral device (noun.communication)
     
  • cause to move back by force or influence (verb.contact)
    the act of applying force to propel something (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    the act of repulsing or repelling an attack; a successful defensive stand (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    the act of forcing the enemy to withdraw (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.communication)
    an instance of driving away or warding off (noun.communication)
     
  • (adj.all)
    possessing the ability to repel (adj.all)
     
  • excavate horizontally (verb.contact)
    a horizontal (or nearly horizontal) passageway in a mine (noun.artifact)
     
  • force into or from an action or state, either physically or metaphorically (verb.contact)
    a tool for driving or forcing something by impact (noun.artifact)
     
  • move into a desired direction of discourse (verb.communication)
    a series of actions advancing a principle or tending toward a particular end (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.cognition)
    the pervading meaning or tenor (noun.cognition)
     
  • (noun.cognition)
    a general tendency to change (as of opinion) (noun.cognition)
     
  • push, propel, or press with force (verb.contact)
    the act of controlling and steering the movement of a vehicle or animal (noun.act)
     
  • strike with a driver, as in teeing off (verb.contact)
    hitting a golf ball off of a tee with a driver (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    a golf club (a wood) with a near vertical face that is used for hitting long shots from the tee (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.person)
    a golfer who hits the golf ball with a driver (noun.person)
     
  • strive and make an effort to reach a goal (verb.social)
    productive work (especially physical work done for wages) (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    any piece of work that is undertaken or attempted (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.attribute)
    enterprising or ambitious drive (noun.attribute)
     
  • (noun.person)
    someone who works with their hands; someone engaged in manual labor (noun.person)
     
  • the act of applying force to propel something (noun.act)
    cause to move back by force or influence (verb.contact)
     
  • (verb.motion)
    make a thrusting forward movement (verb.motion)
     
  • travel or be transported in a vehicle (verb.motion)
    the act of driving an automobile (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    a wide scenic road planted with trees (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    a road leading up to a private house (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    machine that converts other forms of energy into mechanical energy and so imparts motion (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.person)
    someone who drives (or travels in) an automobile (noun.person)
     

domain category (drive is domain category of ....)

  • (computer science) a device that writes data onto or reads data from a storage medium (noun.artifact)
    the branch of engineering science that studies (with the aid of computers) computable processes and structures (noun.cognition)
     
  • (sports) a hard straight return (as in tennis or squash) (noun.act)
    a game played in an enclosed court by two or four players who strike the ball with long-handled rackets (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    a game played with rackets by two or four players who hit a ball back and forth over a net that divides the court (noun.act)
     
  • excavate horizontally (verb.contact)
    the act of extracting ores or coal etc from the earth (noun.act)
     
  • hit very hard, as by swinging a bat horizontally (verb.contact)
    an active diversion requiring physical exertion and competition (noun.act)
     
  • strike with a driver, as in teeing off (verb.contact)
    a game played on a large open course with 9 or 18 holes; the object is use as few strokes as possible in playing all the holes (noun.act)
     
  • travel or be transported in a vehicle (verb.motion)
    the act of controlling and steering the movement of a vehicle or animal (noun.act)
     
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