General English

General Science


  • noun something or someone that provides an impetus for something to happen

Cars & Driving

  • noun a person driving a vehicle
  • noun a screwdriver-type drive handle for use with sockets


  • noun a piece of software that sits between Windows and a peripheral and translates the instructions from Windows into a form that the peripheral can understand.


  • A circuit or device which provides and/or controls drive (1).
  • In an amplifier, the stage that precedes the output stage. Also called driver stage.
  • A transducer which converts electrical energy into sound energy, which is then radiated outward to the surrounding medium. Also called speaker, or loudspeaker.
  • Within a speaker system, a specialized speaker unit, such as a woofer or tweeter.


  • noun somebody who drives