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drive–by

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adjective \ˈdrīv-ˈbī\

Definition of drive–by

  1. 1 :  carried out from a moving vehicle a drive–by shooting

  2. 2 :  done or made in a quick or cursory manner

First Known Use of drive–by

1968


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drive–by

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noun \ˈdrīv-ˌbī\

Definition of drive–by

plural

drive–bys

  1. :  a drive-by shooting

First Known Use of drive–by

1977


DRIVE–BY Defined for English Language Learners

drive-by

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adjective

Definition of drive–by for English Language Learners

  • : done from a moving vehicle


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