||drive a car up and down the streets, tooling around
||At night we drove around town, looking for something to do.
|drive it home
||make a message clear, say it so they understand
||When you talk about safe sex, drive it home. Stress safety.
|drive me batty
||cause me to be insane, drive me crazy
||The noise from that motorcycle is driving me batty!
|drive me crazy
||cause me to feel crazy, bug me a lot
||That TV commercial drives me crazy! It's on every channel!
|drive me to the edge
||cause me to be nearly mad or insane
||When those chipmunks sing, it drives me to the edge!
|drive me up the wall
||cause me to feel anxious; go around the bend
||I won't babysit at the Kaplans. The kids drive me up the wall.
||shift gears on a car or truck
||Can you drive standard? My car has a five-speed transmission.
||hit you, punch you, cream you
||If you get pushy, he'll drive you. He's got a bad temper.
|drive you nuts
||cause you to feel crazy, drive you crazy (see drive me crazy)
||Working for Harry will drive you nuts. He's a perfectionist.
|drive you to distraction
||cause you to lose thoughts, drive me up the wall
||Her continual chatter will drive you to distraction.