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driver
American English: /ˈdraɪvər/
British English: /ˈdrʌɪvə/

Translation of driver in Spanish:

noun

  • 1 (of car, truck, bus)
    conductor, (-ra) (masculine, feminine)
    chofer or (Spain) chófer (masculine or feminine)
    (of carriage) cochero (masculine)
    (of train) (British English)
    maquinista (masculine or feminine)
    cab driver drivers are asked to avoid this area
    se ruega a los automovilistas que eviten circular por esta zona
    she's a good driver
    maneja or (Spain) conduce bien
    Example sentences
    • He proposed the council give incentives to taxi drivers to convert their vehicles to liquefied petroleum gas, which is much cleaner.
    • The arrests came after the police received reports that a gang of youths were allegedly hurling racist abuse at taxi drivers and damaging vehicles.
    • If he's a student, a daily driver probably drives a vehicle that used to belong to his parents.
  • 2 (in golf club)
    madera (feminine) número 1
    Example sentences
    • If you hit 10 golf balls at the driving range with your driver, you'll improve by the eighth swing or so.
    • I always use the same six clubs, working my way up from the sand wedge to the driver.
    • Some of the greens were so steeply sloped that the ball didn't stop, and you had to get your driver out to putt it back uphill.
  • 3 (Computing)
    Example sentences
    • It will include desktops and laptops, plus printers, scanners, CD-ROM drivers and software when bought in the same transaction as the computer.
    • It is also working to add various hardware device drivers to the operating system.
    • It means you can put exactly the same bundle of applications, drivers and operating system onto any machine and be certain there won't be problems.
  • 4 (agent, cause)
    propulsor, (-sora) (masculine, feminine)
    the drivers of change
    los propulsores de cambio
    Example sentences
    • Falling global inflation and strong domestic growth were the main drivers of exceptional investment returns in the 1980s and 1990s.
    • Business investment was again the main driver, along with net exports and housing.
    • Tony Blair promised to be tough on the causes of crime but two of the main drivers of crime are alcohol and drugs.

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