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Žodžio paaiškinimas anglų kalba:
- verb-transitive: To push, propel, or press onward forcibly; urge forward: drove the horses into the corral.
- verb-transitive: To repulse or put to flight by force or influence: drove the attackers away; drove out any thought of failure.
- verb-transitive: To guide, control, or direct (a vehicle).
- verb-transitive: To convey or transport in a vehicle: drove the children to school.
- verb-transitive: To traverse in a vehicle: drive the freeways to work.
- verb-transitive: To supply the motive force or power to and cause to function: Steam drives the engine.
- verb-transitive: To cause or sustain, as if by supplying force or power: "The current merger mania is apparently driven by an urge . . . to reduce risk or to exploit opportunities in a very rapidly changing business environment” ( Peter Passell).
- verb-transitive: To compel or force to work, often excessively: "Every serious dancer is driven by notions of perfection—perfect expressiveness, perfect technique” ( Susan Sontag).
- verb-transitive: To force into or from a particular act or state: Indecision drives me crazy.
- verb-transitive: To force to go through or penetrate: drove the stake into the ground.
- verb-transitive: To create or produce by penetrating forcibly: The nail drove a hole in the tire.
- verb-transitive: To carry through vigorously to a conclusion: drove home his point; drive a hard bargain.
- verb-transitive: Sports To throw, strike, or cast (a ball, for example) hard or rapidly.
- verb-transitive: Basketball To move with the ball directly through: drove the lane and scored.
- verb-transitive: Baseball To cause (a run or runner) to be scored by batting. Often used with in.
- verb-transitive: To chase (game) into the open or into traps or nets.
- verb-transitive: To search (an area) for game in such a manner.
- verb-intransitive: To move along or advance quickly as if pushed by an impelling force.
- verb-intransitive: To rush, dash, or advance violently against an obstruction: The wind drove into my face.
- verb-intransitive: To operate a vehicle, such as a car.
- verb-intransitive: To go or be transported in a vehicle: drove to the supermarket.
- verb-intransitive: Sports To hit, throw, or impel a ball or other missile forcibly.
- verb-intransitive: Basketball To move directly to the basket with the ball.
- verb-intransitive: To make an effort to reach or achieve an objective; aim.
- noun: The act of driving.
- noun: A trip or journey in a vehicle.
- noun: A road for automobiles and other vehicles.
- noun: The means or apparatus for transmitting motion or power to a machine or from one machine part to another.
- noun: The position or operating condition of such a mechanism: "He put his car into drive and started home” ( Charles Baxter).
- noun: The means by which automotive power is applied to a roadway: four-wheel drive.
- noun: The means or apparatus for controlling and directing an automobile: right-hand drive.
- noun: Computer Science A device that reads data from and often writes data onto a storage medium, such as a floppy disk.
- noun: A strong organized effort to accomplish a purpose. See Synonyms at
- noun: Energy, push, or aggressiveness.
- noun: Psychology A strong motivating tendency or instinct related to self-preservation, reproduction, or aggression that prompts activity toward a particular end.
- noun: A massive, sustained military offensive.
- noun: Sports The act of hitting, knocking, or thrusting a ball very swiftly.
- noun: Sports The stroke or thrust by which a ball is driven.
- noun: Basketball The act of moving with the ball directly to the basket.
- noun: A rounding up and driving of cattle to new pastures or to market.
- noun: A gathering and driving of logs down a river.
- noun: The cattle or logs thus driven.
- phrasal-verb: drive at To mean to do or say: I don't understand what you're driving at.
- to drive at a) siekti
- turėti galvoje
- to drive away a) išvyti
- to drive in įginti
- to drive on važiuoti toliau
- to drive ou