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1. drive

verb. ['ˈdraɪv'] operate or control a vehicle.

Synonyms

  • control
  • ride
  • operate
  • coach
  • tool
  • take

Antonyms

  • discontinue
  • repel
  • push
  • relax

Etymology

  • driven (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • drifan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

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Rhymes with Drive Away

  • waga
  • compusa
  • communique
  • yakutakay
  • redisplay
  • papier-mache
  • l'espalier
  • cluj
  • cabriolet
  • underplay
  • societe
  • san-jose
  • naivete
  • mcgarvey
  • jonbenet
  • intraday
  • dunlavey
  • chevrolet
  • buga
  • aaa
  • zepa
  • underway
  • underpay
  • santa-fe
  • portray
  • pinochet
  • overstay
  • overplay
  • monterrey
  • meservey

2. drive

verb. ['ˈdraɪv'] travel or be transported in a vehicle.

Synonyms

  • motor
  • ride
  • go
  • locomote
  • travel
  • take

Antonyms

  • stay in place
  • refrain
  • lose
  • defend

Etymology

  • driven (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • drifan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

3. drive

verb. ['ˈdraɪv'] force into or from an action or state, either physically or metaphorically.

Synonyms

  • thrust
  • toenail
  • toe
  • ram

Antonyms

  • dishonor
  • refuse
  • disclaim
  • outgo

Etymology

  • driven (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • drifan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

4. drive

verb. ['ˈdraɪv'] cause someone or something to move by driving.

Synonyms

  • take
  • pull
  • displace
  • move
  • chauffeur

Antonyms

  • hypocapnia
  • hypothermia
  • anestrus
  • hyperpigmentation

Etymology

  • driven (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • drifan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

5. drive

verb. ['ˈdraɪv'] to compel or force or urge relentlessly or exert coercive pressure on, or motivate strongly.

Synonyms

  • coerce
  • squeeze
  • ram
  • pressure
  • hale

Antonyms

  • derestrict
  • powerlessness
  • unrestraint
  • intemperance

Etymology

  • driven (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • drifan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

6. drive

noun. ['ˈdraɪv'] the act of applying force to propel something.

Synonyms

  • thrust
  • impulsion
  • driving force
  • firewall
  • propulsion
  • impetus
  • impulse

Antonyms

  • cold war
  • make peace
  • peace
  • worst

Etymology

  • driven (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • drifan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

7. drive

noun. ['ˈdraɪv'] a mechanism by which force or power is transmitted in a machine.

Synonyms

  • fusee
  • fusee drive

Antonyms

  • folly
  • untrustworthiness
  • unthoughtfulness

Etymology

  • driven (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • drifan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

8. away

adverb. ['əˈweɪ'] from a particular thing or place or position (`forth' is obsolete).

Synonyms

  • forth

Antonyms

  • exact
  • right

Etymology

  • onweg (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

9. away

adverb. ['əˈweɪ'] from one's possession.

Antonyms

  • inaccuracy

Etymology

  • onweg (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

10. away

adverb. ['əˈweɪ'] out of the way (especially away from one's thoughts).

Antonyms

  • internal

Etymology

  • onweg (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

Sentences with drive-away


1. Noun Phrase
A low annual salary is a surefire way to drive away the most experienced talent, but you can find out the average base salary for your industry by checking out salary reporting websites like Glassdoor or PayScale.

2. Noun Phrase
Its distinct aroma works to drive away pests such as mosquitoes, moths and ants as well as other undesirables such as lice, bed bugs and fleas.

3. Noun Phrase
No matter where you are in New Jersey, one of the greatest cultural cities in the world is just a short drive away.

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