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driv·ing force

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  1. drive, thrust, driving forcenoun

    the act of applying force to propel something

    "after reaching the desired velocity the drive is cut off"

    Synonyms:
    stab, driveway, jab, crusade, drive, effort, knife thrust, driving, parkway, thrust, movement, jabbing, thrusting, campaign, ride, cause, private road, poke, push, poking

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How to use driving force in a sentence?

  1. Earl Nightingale:

    The biggest mistake that you can make is to believe that you are working for somebody else. Job security is gone. The driving force of a career must come from the individual. Remember: Jobs are owned by the company, you own your career!

  2. Scott Rasmussen:

    Election 2022 has been all about the economy from day one, it is true that the Democrat's gains over the summer came after the Dobbs' decision was reached. But the real driving force behind those Democratic gains was the declining gas prices. As thecost of gas goes up again, so do the Republican prospects on Election Day.

  3. Jeremy Renner:

    I’ve been on this journey for many years, and I started in my community by building vehicles for people in need. But a few years ago, I thought, how can I plus this up and create a bigger impact on a whole community – and that’s what this show does. this is one of my biggest passions and it’s a driving force in my recovery, and I can’t wait for the world to see it.

  4. Wolfgang TillmansLawsuits:

    I start work in here at 7 a.m. and then work right through to sometimes eight at night. But overall I am so very lucky as an asthmatic whose parents said that I would always be dependent on them to still be doing it, and finally, I think I need to do it, therapeutically. If we go on holiday, I'm no good at lying on the beach. So there's that driving force, and I'd hate to lose that.

  5. Christen Kuikoua:

    Women are not just wives but the heartbeat, the soul, and the mindset of this community. Just as my mother, They are the architects of our values, the bearers of our culture, and the driving force behind positive change.


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