Definition of drive a wedge between
- A fight over their parents' estate drove a wedge between the brothers.
: to frighten or prod (game, cattle, etc.) into moving in a desired direction
: to go through (an area) driving game animals
: to carry on or through energetically
: an act of driving:
: a trip in a carriage or automobile
: an instance of collecting and moving animals (such as game or cattle) together in a desired direction
: a piece of a substance (such as wood or iron) that tapers to a thin edge and is used for splitting wood and rocks, raising heavy bodies, or for tightening by being driven into something
: something (such as a policy) causing a breach or separation
: something used to initiate an action or development
: to fasten or tighten by driving in a wedge
: to force or press (something) into a narrow space : cram
: to force (one's way) into or through
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