driving time

or drive time



the time or estimated time to drive between two points or to one's destination.
a period, as in early morning and late afternoon, when many people are driving to or from work and listening to car radios: Many radio commercials are broadcast during driving time.

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  4. driving range,
  5. driving sail,
  6. driving wheel,
  7. drivingly,
  8. drizzle,
  9. drizzle cake,
  10. drizzly

drive time


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  1. the time of day when many people are driving to or from work, regarded as a broadcasting slot
  2. (as modifier)the daily drive-time show
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