Definition of Driver in English :

Define Driver in English

Driver meaning in English

Meaning of Driver in English

Pronunciation of Driver in English

Driver pronunciation in English

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1. driver

the operator of a motor vehicle

2. driver

someone who drives animals that pull a vehicle

3. driver

a golfer who hits the golf ball with a driver

4. device driver, driver

(computer science) a program that determines how a computer will communicate with a peripheral device

5. driver, number one wood

a golf club (a wood) with a near vertical face that is used for hitting long shots from the tee

WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.


see synonyms of driver
a person who drives a vehicle
2.  in the driver's seat
a person who drives animals
a mechanical component that exerts a force on another to produce motion
5. golf
a club, a No. 1 wood, with a large head and deep face for tee shots
6. electronics
a circuit whose output provides the input of another circuit
7. computing
a computer program that controls a device
something that creates and fuels activity, or gives force or impetus

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see synonyms of driver
a person who drives
; specif.,
one who drives an automobile, team of horses, etc.
one who herds cattle
a thing that drives
; specif.,
a mallet, hammer, etc.
b.  Golf
a wood1 with little loft, used in hitting the ball from the tee
also called number one wood
any machine part that communicates motion to another part

Webster’s New World College Dictionary, 4th Edition. Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt. All rights reserved.


see synonyms of driver
1. One that drives, as the operator of a motor vehicle.
2. A tool, such as a screwdriver or hammer, that is used for imparting forceful pressure on another object.
3. A machine part that transmits motion or power to another part.
4. A piece of software that enables a computer to communicate with a specific hardware device. Also called device driver.
5. A golf club with a wide head and a long shaft, used for making long shots from the tee.
6. Nautical A jib-headed spanker.

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