Definitions for drive out

Definitions for (verb) drive out

Main entry: expectorate, clear out, drive out

Definition: clear out the chest and lungs

Usage: This drug expectorates quickly

Main entry: turn back, chase away, run off, drive away, drive off, drive out, dispel

Definition: force to go away; used both with concrete and metaphoric meanings

Usage: Drive away potential burglars; drive away bad thoughts; dispel doubts; The supermarket had to turn back many disappointed customers

Main entry: rouse, rout out, drive out, force out

Definition: force or drive out

Usage: The police routed them out of bed at 2 A.M.

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