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Please drive carefully.
Usually, my sister drives and I read the map.
He drove along for several miles before he saw anyone.
He drove his truck into a wall.
He drove the nail into the wall.
The rising flood waters had driven her out of the village.
Thousands of people have been driven from their homes by the fighting.
Desperation finally drove her to ask for help.
People are being driven to violence by police action.
Supermarkets are driving small stores out of business.
Will you stop that humming, you're driving me crazy!
Driven to desperation, he began to steal from his employer.
It's enough to drive you to drink.
We want to find out what drives a successful businesswoman like Sylvia.
Douglas was driven by a need to learn the truth.
She drove the ball into the top corner of the goal, tying the score.
The coach really drives his team, but he gets good results.
We think you've been driving yourself too hard.
This is the American English definition of drive. View British English definition of drive.
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