What is another word for driving?

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Adjective
Energetic in nature
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“Consumer spending was the driving force behind growth this summer.”
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Falling with force
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Vigorously keen or severe in expression or style
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Resulting from or relating to an irresistible urge
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Producing physical or mechanical motion
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Touring
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In the driver's seat
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In motion
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(of a man) Having strength, energy, and a strong sex drive
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Having or displaying a strong desire to be more successful than others
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Requiring immediate or vigilant action or attention
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Causing to function
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Funky or jazzy
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Taking no account of other people's wishes or opinions
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A special effort exerted towards a particular goal
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Persuading
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Compelling or being compelled
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A journey, especially over long distances
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To be forcing one's way through
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Moving into a desired direction of discourse
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To be making a hole
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Present participle for to operate and control the direction and speed of a motor vehicle
“Faced with the prospect of incarceration, Thelma and Louise would drive their car off a cliff into the Grand Canyon.”
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Present participle for to move or urge on mentally or emotionally
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“My past failures would actually drive me to work harder.”
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Present participle for to urge or push inward through force
“A hammer strong enough to drive a nail into a wall must also be capable of crushing your thumb.”
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Present participle for to propel or carry along by force in a specified direction
“The strong winds would drive our boat back to shore.”
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Present participle for to transport or be transported in a vehicle
“There was a chauffeur available to drive us around during our business trip.”
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Present participle for to travel by automobile, usually a car
“We decided to drive along the coast to our destination.”
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Present participle for to impel or urge physically onward by force
“The Border Collie was bred to guard and drive sheep herds in the highland border areas.”
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Present participle for to impel or force someone towards work or exertion
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“Our basketball coach used to drive us really hard during training.”
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Present participle for to move past at a great speed, usually in a vehicle
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“An erratic car would suddenly drive past us at almost twice the speed limit.”
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Present participle for to activate, or to put into motion
“We use solar power to drive our appliances.”
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Present participle for to cause to give in to pressure
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“Lobby groups would drive us to change our political position.”
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Present participle for to navigate or pilot a vehicle or vessel
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Present participle for to be persuaded based on available information
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Present participle for to direct or steer a group of people or animals
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Present participle for to hasten the progress of or make easier
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Present participle for to drive spiritually or urge someone on
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(lead to) Present participle for to culminate or result in a particular event or consequence
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Present participle for to hit or strike, often with one's hand
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Present participle for to move somewhere in a slow and steady way
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Present participle for draw or push out
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Present participle for to handle or operate something
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Present participle for to place into the ground or soil to grow
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Present participle for to provide with fuel
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Present participle for to (excessively) exert oneself for a particular task, purpose or goal
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Present participle for to drive out from hiding or cover
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(of an automobile) Present participle for to have in one's possession for use
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Present participle for to drive a motor vehicle in order to evaluate it, especially before potential purchase
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Present participle for to develop gradually
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Present participle for to place or put between or among others
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Present participle for to direct one's attention or focus on a particular object or activity
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Present participle for to (cause to) separate and go in different directions
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Present participle for to place, fit, or push (something) into something else
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Present participle for to force one's way through
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Present participle for to go on a voyage or journey
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Present participle for to insert beneath a surface
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Present participle for seek to influence (a legislator) on an issue
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Present participle for to command like an officer
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Present participle for to strike or propel, usually forcibly, with the foot
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Present participle for to drive away, or cause to go in a specified direction
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Present participle for to make necessary
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Present participle for to throw or launch something in a given direction
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Present participle for to assemble or congregate in one place or as a group
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Present participle for campaign to arouse public concern about an issue in the hope of prompting action
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Present participle for to move, demolish, or flatten with a bulldozer
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Present participle for to fasten with a nail or nails
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Present participle for travel some distance between one's home and place of work on a regular basis
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Present participle for keep control over
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Present participle for to cover completely with water
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Present participle for pursue or approach stealthily
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Present participle for move through the water in a boat using a paddle or paddles
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Present participle for to make as good as possible
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Present participle for to affix or impress a pattern or mark on a surface, object, document, or figuratively in one's mind
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Present participle for to move around or sideways unsteadily
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Present participle for to use as a route or means of transport
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Present participle for to be or to provide an advantage to
Adverb
Along the way
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