driving

22 ENTRIES FOUND:

driving

adjective

: falling or blowing with great force and speed

—used in the phrase driving force to describe the person or thing that causes or controls something

Full Definition of DRIVING

1
a :  communicating force <a driving wheel>
b :  exerting pressure <a driving influence>
2
a :  having great force <a driving rain> <a driving beat>
b :  acting with vigor :  energetic <a hard-driving worker>

First Known Use of DRIVING

14th century

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