student driver

noun

US
: someone who is learning to drive a car

Examples of student driver in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The 25-year-old victim, a driving instructor, was bringing a student driver to a road test on Grandview Ave. near Netherland Ave. Elizabeth Keogh, New York Daily News, 19 Feb. 2024 There are some rules: The student driver must also have an eligible adult in the car and must complete 24 hours of classroom training. Jessie Balmert, The Enquirer, 10 Apr. 2024 The student driver was cited for causing the crash when the student failed to yield to oncoming traffic, Mansfield police said. John Hilliard, BostonGlobe.com, 15 Apr. 2023 The student driver and the Corolla’s front-seat passenger, a road test agent for the Massachusetts Registry of Motor Vehicles, were taken to the hospital for observation and treatment for minor injuries, according to Quinn. John Hilliard, BostonGlobe.com, 15 Apr. 2023 Quinn said the student driver had a permit. John Hilliard, BostonGlobe.com, 15 Apr. 2023

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“Student driver.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/student%20driver. Accessed 24 Jul. 2024.

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