drum into

Definition of drum into

  1. :  to force (something) to be learned by (someone) by repeating it over and over again Our teacher drummed the lesson into our heads. The importance of saying “please” and “thank you” was drummed into us as children.

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  a percussion instrument consisting of a hollow shell or cylinder with a drumhead stretched over one or both ends that is beaten with the hands or with some implement (as a stick or wire brush)

    :  tympanic membrane

    :  the sound of a drum

  1. :  to make a succession of strokes or vibrations that produce sounds like drumbeats

    :  to beat a drum

    :  to throb or sound rhythmically

  1. :  a long narrow hill or ridge

    :  drumlin

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