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1. killing

noun. ['ˈkɪlɪŋ'] the act of terminating a life.

Synonyms

  • coup de grace
  • dispatch
  • suicide
  • fell
  • euthanasia
  • ending
  • self-destruction
  • poisoning
  • ritual killing
  • deathblow
  • sacrifice
  • genocide
  • putting to death
  • conclusion
  • self-annihilation
  • decapitation
  • homicide
  • termination
  • suffocation
  • racial extermination
  • despatch
  • asphyxiation
  • kill
  • electrocution
  • mercy killing
  • race murder
  • slaughter
  • death

Antonyms

  • activation
  • continuance
  • continuation
  • monetization

Etymology

  • -ing (English)
  • -ing (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • kill (English)
  • killen (Middle English (1100-1500))

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  • unwilling
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  • grilling
  • drilling
  • yearling
  • willing
  • tilling
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  • pilling
  • milling
  • hilling
  • filling
  • dilling
  • chilling
  • billing

2. killing

noun. ['ˈkɪlɪŋ'] an event that causes someone to die.

Synonyms

  • human death
  • violent death

Antonyms

  • beginning
  • victory
  • middle

Etymology

  • -ing (English)
  • -ing (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • kill (English)
  • killen (Middle English (1100-1500))

3. 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))

4. 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))

5. 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))

6. 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))

7. 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))

8. 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))

9. 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))

10. drive

verb. ['ˈdraɪv'] cause to move back by force or influence.

Synonyms

  • force
  • force back
  • repulse
  • repel
  • push back
  • beat back

Antonyms

  • attract
  • charge
  • lodge
  • fuse

Etymology

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