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driven

[driv-uh n] /ˈdrɪv ən/
verb
1.
past participle of drive.
adjective
2.
being under compulsion, as to succeed or excel:
a driven young man who was fiercely competitive.
Related forms
drivenness, noun
undriven, adjective
well-driven, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for welldriven

driven

/ˈdrɪvən/
verb
1.
the past participle of drive
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Word Origin and History for welldriven

driven

adj.

"motivated," by 1972, past participle adjective from drive (v.).

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Slang definitions & phrases for welldriven

driven

adjective

Pressed along by some despotic or urgent force; hag-ridden: She works as if driven (1887+)


The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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Idioms and Phrases with welldriven
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