Meaning of DRIVER in English

DRIVER

transcription, транскрипция: [ ˈdrī-vər ]

noun

Date: 14th century

: one that drives: as

a. : coachman

b. : the operator of a motor vehicle

c. : an implement (as a hammer) for driving

d. : a mechanical piece for imparting motion to another piece

e. : one that provides impulse or motivation

a driver in this economy

f. : a golf wood with a nearly straight face used in driving

g. : an electronic circuit that supplies input to another electronic circuit ; also : loudspeaker

h. : a piece of computer software that controls input and output operations

• driv·er·less -ləs adjective

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