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English definition of “drill”

drill

verb (PRACTISE)    /drɪl/
[I or T] to practise something, especially military exercises , or to make someone do this: We watched the soldiers drilling on the parade ground .Repeating an actionMilitary training and ceremonies [T usually + adv/prep] to tell someone something repeatedly to make them remember it: It was drilled into us at an early age that we should always say " please " and " thank you". He drilled the children in what they should say.Saying againSaying and uttering
(Definition of drill verb (PRACTISE) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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