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driving

[drahy-ving] /ˈdraɪ vɪŋ/
adjective
1.
demanding a high or unreasonable rate of work from subordinates.
2.
vigorously active; energetic:
a driving young executive.
3.
having force and violence:
a driving storm.
4.
relaying or transmitting power.
5.
used while operating a vehicle:
driving gloves.
Origin
1250-1300
1250-1300; Middle English; see drive, -ing2
Related forms
drivingly, adverb
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British Dictionary definitions for most driving

driving

/ˈdraɪvɪŋ/
adjective
1.
having or moving with force and violence driving rain
2.
forceful or energetic
3.
relating to the controlling of a motor vehicle in motion driving test
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