driver's license


: a license issued under governmental authority that permits the holder to operate a motor vehicle

Examples of driver's license in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The earliest record of Johnson with a Georgia driver's license came in 1998. Emily Mae Czachor, CBS News, 18 July 2024 Michigan visitors to Canada generally need to have either a passport, a U.S. passport card or an enhanced driver's license. Paul Egan, Detroit Free Press, 16 July 2024 No, your driver's license is still valid without Real ID even after the 2025 deadline. Alex Groth, Journal Sentinel, 30 May 2024 That data includes Social Security numbers, employment history, driver's license info, financial account details and more. Megan Cerullo, CBS News, 3 July 2024 See all Example Sentences for driver's license 

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Word History

First Known Use

1904, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of driver's license was in 1904

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“Driver's license.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 24 Jul. 2024.

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