driving

Definitions of driving
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n the act of controlling and steering the movement of a vehicle or animal

Types:
motoring
the act of driving an automobile
Type of:
travel, traveling, travelling
the act of going from one place to another
direction, guidance, steering
the act of setting and holding a course

n hitting a golf ball off of a tee with a driver

Synonyms:
drive
Type of:
golf shot, golf stroke, swing
the act of swinging a golf club at a golf ball and (usually) hitting it

adj having the power of driving or impelling

“a driving personal ambition”
“the driving force was his innate enthusiasm”
Synonyms:
impulsive
dynamic, dynamical
characterized by action or forcefulness or force of personality

adj acting with vigor

“responsibility turned the spoiled playboy into a driving young executive”
Synonyms:
energetic
possessing or exerting or displaying energy

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