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Antonyms for drive away

This page is about all possible antonyms and opposite words for the term drive away.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. chase away, drive out, turn back, drive away, dispel, drive off, run off(verb)

    force to go away; used both with concrete and metaphoric meanings

    "Drive away potential burglars"; "drive away bad thoughts"; "dispel doubts"; "The supermarket had to turn back many disappointed customers"

    Synonyms:
    bolt out, elope, absquatulate, drive off, abscond, hold back, return, go off, rout out, retrovert, arrest, bolt, decamp, waste, invert, rouse, drive out, clear out, turn back, xerox, disperse, run out, chase away, make off, stop, regress, beetle off, expectorate, dissipate, reverse, scatter, photocopy, contain, double back, break up, force out, dispel, revert, backtrack, run off, check

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. drive away

    Antonyms:
    allure, attract, cajole, captivate, coax, decoy, draw, entice, inveigle, lure, seduce, tempt, win

    Synonyms:
    chill, damp, deter, dissuade, repel, warn

How to use drive away in a sentence?

  1. Fred Hoyle:

    Space isn't remote at all. It's only an hour's drive away if your car could go straight upwards.

  2. John Stephenson:

    Depending on how aggressive the new tax framework is, it could drive away investment and put downward pressure on energy shares.

  3. Deodatta V. Shenai-Khatkhate:

    Only Love can combat Hate, and only Love triumphs in the end. A cliché as it may seem, Love will drive away hate, just like darkness is driven away by Light. Love conquers all, always!

  4. Anuj Somany:

    An effective way to drive away the negative person from own network is to never like the people’s looks but only positive outlook, and soon the toxic guy feels suffocation for not getting appreciation.

  5. Britton Hayes:

    We started to notice the cheetahs became curious of the vehicle; but it was too late to drive away or anything like that because you don’t want to startle the animals, because that’s when things usually go wrong.

How to pronounce drive away?

Alex
Alex
US English
Daniel
Daniel
British
Karen
Karen
Australian
Veena
Veena
Indian

How to say drive away in sign language?

  1. driveaway

Words popularity by usage frequency

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#1240win
#3350draw
#7554attract
#17081lure
#22630allure
#24461coax
#35953seduce
#36441entice
#38850decoy
#39745tempt
#53095captivate
#133033cajole

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