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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Examples from the Web for drive-time
Meanwhile, she is continuing to host a three-hour morning drive-time music show on Los Angeles radio.Lisa Kennedy Montgomery on Her Path From MTV to Fox Business
December 9, 2013
As an afternoon drive-time radio host in Phoenix, J.D. Hayworth did a killer impression of John McCain.The Thorn in McCain's Side
February 17, 2010
Walking into the radio studio in Boston, an AM drive-time show, I saw the host speed-reading the back flap with beetled brow.Would My Father Have Voted for Obama?
May 12, 2009
- the time of day when many people are driving to or from work, regarded as a broadcasting slot
- (as modifier)the daily drive-time show
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