Drive in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Drive

(transitive) To impel or urge onward by force; to push forward; to compel to move on. | (transitive, intransitive) To direct a vehicle powered by a horse, ox or similar animal. | (transitive) To cause animals to flee out of.

Short Example Sentences for Drive

  • 1. What do you drive at? 🔊
  • 2. What a drive that must have been! 🔊
  • 3. Shall her perverseness drive you out of town? 🔊
  • 4. A wife so charming and so unloving would drive me mad! 🔊
  • 5. So he told the tenderfoot to go on the drive with Brigham. 🔊
  • 6. What is't you drive at? 🔊
  • 7. I'll drive him out of town. 🔊
  • 8. Your dreams will drive you out o' doors. 🔊
  • 9. I'll drive him Into the country. 🔊
  • 10. I'll drive him Into the country. 🔊
  • 11. An hour's quick drive brought us to Resina. 🔊
  • 12. If Ramler is not already engaged, he may perhaps drive her over. 🔊
  • 13. I'll drive the old man hence, I warrant you. 🔊
  • 14. Pep directed Jabez to drive to the Wonderland by the rear route. 🔊
  • 15. I asked him, mockingly, why he didn't climb out and drive them away. 🔊

How to use Drive in Sentences?

  • 1. Corinna, meanwhile, was rolling down the drive over the slanting shadows of the linden trees. 🔊
  • 2. Half in jest, and half in earnest, he told the lad to drive the pigs into a pond close by. 🔊
  • 3. After the roads of Turkey it was a great pleasure to drive at a quick pace over a good one. 🔊
  • 4. Either you'll straight return, or soon at night Your dreams will drive you out o' doors. 🔊
  • 5. Kerosene taints the air, but is considered to be innocuous, and to drive away the curse of mosquitos. 🔊
  • 6. At length she determined to drive the bargain on her own account, and if she succeeded, to keep all the gain to herself. 🔊
  • 7. I have, you see, ordered my game gamekeeper to drive my deer into the most picturesque point of view. 🔊
  • 8. I had supposed it was only in comic papers and old-fashioned novels that a rat or a mouse could drive a sensible woman into hysterics. 🔊
  • 9. With a gesture that appeared to sweep her last remaining illusion behind her, she started resolutely up the drive to the house. 🔊
  • 10. Tamils of ebon blackness drive picturesque teams of humped white oxen in red waggons laden with purple sugar-cane. 🔊
  • 11. Then with your victorious legions you can march south and help drive the Yankee invaders from the land. 🔊
  • 12. Even on the drive he was strangely quiet, chewing away soberly at his tobacco and looking out from under his hat with squinting and cynical eyes. 🔊
  • 13. This machine is of special design, a patented form of high speed drive giving ample power for drilling by foot. 🔊
  • 14. Looking about him, he perceived a small light burning at no great distance, and sulkily bade his coachman drive in that direction. 🔊
  • 15. I love uprightness and integrity, and am of opinion that no one should drive a hard bargain with artists, for, alas! 🔊
  • 16. Either you'll straight return, or want of sleep Will drive you forth at midnight. 🔊
  • 17. There was nothing for it but to tie their heads together and drive them as Tex had done, but with even less success. 🔊
  • 18. So far as we knew, the wind had carried no sparks across the river to fire the south side and drive us back to the barrenness of the burned lands. 🔊
  • 19. She longed to fling up the shades, to let in the sunshine, to drive out the dust and cobwebs, to put fresh flowers in the place of the dead ones. 🔊
  • 20. In their opinion Transylvania is strong enough to drive back every invader of her territories, but not strong enough to play the invader herself. 🔊