Meaning of “drive at sth” in the English Dictionary

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"drive at sth" in British English

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drive at sth

phrasal verb with drive uk /draɪv/ us /draɪv/ verb drove, driven
be driving at sth mainly UK

If you ask someone what they are driving at, you ask that person what they really mean:

I don't see what you're driving at.

(Definition of “drive at sth” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)