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Words nearby drove
Definition for drove (2 of 2)
verb (used with or without object), droved, drov·ing.
Origin of drove2
synonym study for drove
Example sentences from the Web for drove
According to the company, customers call in droves claiming that they’ve caught their biggest fish ever after spraying hooks or lures with WD40 and thus assume that the product must have fish oil in it.
Over the summer and fall, tourists came in droves to Jackson, with as many as 40,000 total visitors in a day.What America's Richest Ski Town's Handling of COVID-19 Says About the Country|Lucas Isakowitz|February 1, 2021|Time
Today, raw athleticism is almost a prerequisite for the position, and Patrick Mahomes and Josh Allen possess it in droves.The NFL’s conference title games will feature an endangered species: The pocket passer|Adam Kilgore|January 21, 2021|Washington Post
Telegram’s specific combination of features, however, make it especially popular among American right-wing extremists, who have joined the platform in droves after being kicked off of Twitter, Facebook, and Parler.Why right-wing extremists’ favorite new platform is so dangerous|Rani Molla|January 20, 2021|Vox
Insurance company stocks sank in droves on the news, mirroring the shockwave Amazon’s acquisition of Whole Foods sent through grocery stores shares.Why J.P. Morgan, Berkshire Hathaway, and Amazon’s plan to shake up healthcare fell apart|Lucinda Shen|January 5, 2021|Fortune
So I drove around the corner to the trailhead of the logging road that led back to the crash site.
As he drove me back to the logging road, Frank told me about the area in his deep voice.
A practical man who refused to run from the dreams that always drove him.
We drove back down the hill, and the driver let me out near the Prado.The Life and Hard Times Of The Family A Cuban Defector Left Behind|Brin-Jonathan Butler|December 19, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Then the two hopped in a car and “drove around Chicago like lunatics,” Wald remembered.How Richard Pryor Beat Bill Cosby and Transformed America|David Yaffe, Scott Saul|December 10, 2014|DAILY BEAST
After we had engaged our rooms, we drove back to the hotel where Liszt was staying, and where we were to dine immediately.
Battle of Famars, in which the allies drove the French from their camp with great loss.The Every Day Book of History and Chronology|Joel Munsell
He turned the car, and passing the Casino drove up the hill, taking the direction of Mentone, when he had reached the top.Rosemary in Search of a Father|C. N. Williamson
They gardened, they drove out, they rowed and sailed upon the lake, but they declined all acquaintances.The Pit Town Coronet, Volume I (of 3)|Charles James Wills
We drove to the Deutches Haus, an excellent hotel, where I was shown into a large and comfortable room.
British Dictionary definitions for drove (1 of 2)
British Dictionary definitions for drove (2 of 2)
- (tr) to drive (a group of livestock), usually for a considerable distance
- (intr) to be employed as a drover