[dree-nuh, -nah]


a river in S Europe, flowing N along the part of the border between Serbia and Bosnia and Herzegovina to the Sava River at Belgrade, Serbia. 285 miles (459 km) long.

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Examples from the Web for drina

Historical Examples of drina

  • A flanking column, coming from the Drina, had arrived at Slepehevitch.

  • The 'Drina' was built at Cowes about the same time, but she was designed simply as a 32-ft.

  • They are beginning to advance across the Drina toward Valjevo.

    Under Fire For Servia

    Colonel James Fiske

  • Drina when you are serious, Patsie when you are trying to upset sleighs.

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    Owen Johnson

  • "Drina—dear child," he said in a whisper that was wrenched from his soul.

    Making Money

    Owen Johnson