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Meaning of “drill” - Learner’s Dictionary

drill

verb     /drɪl/
MAKE HOLE [I, T] to make a hole in a hard substance using a special tool: Billy drilled a hole in the wall. The engineers were drilling for oil.Carpentry and joineryMaking holes in things
PRACTISE [T] to make someone repeat something several times so that they learn itRepeating an actionMilitary training and ceremonies
(Definition of drill verb from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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