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Noun
A large number of people or things doing or undergoing the same thing
“We have nearly worn a hole in the road attending the last named venue in light of the continuing absence in Craven of athletics facilities and now residents from Craven are going in droves to the swimming pools at Colne and Barnoldswick.”
Noun
A herd or flock of animals being driven in a body
“A drove of cattle.”
Verb
Simple past tense 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.”
Verb
Simple past tense for to move or urge on mentally or emotionally
“My past failures would actually drive me to work harder.”
Verb
Simple past tense for to urge or push inward by force
“A hammer strong enough to drive a nail into a wall must also be capable of crushing your thumb.”
Verb
Simple past tense for to propel or carry along by force in a specified direction
“The strong winds would drive our boat back to shore.”
Verb
Simple past tense for to transport or be transported in a vehicle
“There was a chauffeur available to drive us around during our business trip.”
Verb
Simple past tense for to travel by an automobile, usually a car
“We decided to drive along the coast to our destination.”
Verb
Simple past tense 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.”
Verb
Simple past tense for to impel or force someone towards work or exertion
“Our basketball coach used to drive us really hard during training.”
Verb
Simple past tense for to move past at a great speed, usually in a vehicle
“An erratic car would suddenly drive past us at almost twice the speed limit.”
Verb
Simple past tense for to cause to function
“We use solar power to drive our appliances.”
Verb
Simple past tense for to cause to give in to pressure
“Lobby groups would drive us to change our political position.”
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