Translation of "drive" - English-Portuguese dictionary

drive

verb uk /draɪv/ us /drɑɪv/ present participle driving, past tense drove, past participle driven

A1 to make a car, bus, or train move, and control what it does

dirigir
She’s learning to drive.

A1 to travel somewhere in a car, or to take someone somewhere in a car

ir/levar de carro
Annie drove me home last night.
drive someone mad, crazy, etc.

to make someone extremely annoyed

deixar alguém louco
He leaves dirty clothes all over the floor and it’s driving me mad.
drive someone crazy, nuts, etc.

to make someone extremely annoyed

deixar alguém louco
He leaves dirty clothes all over the floor and it’s driving me crazy.
drive a hard bargain

to expect a lot in exchange for what you pay or do

negociar duro
noun uk /draɪv/ us /drɑɪv/

B1 a journey in a car

viagem, passeio (de carro)
The drive from Boston to New York took four hours.

B1 a part of a computer that can keep information

unidade
Save your work on the C: drive.

the area of ground that you drive on to get from your house to the road

entrada para automóvel
You can park on the drive.

(Translation of “drive” from the Cambridge English–Portuguese Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)