Definition of hyperdrive in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈhīpərˌdrīv/


(In science fiction) a propulsion system for travel in hyperspace.
Example sentences
  • I know more about starship engines and hyperdrives than I ever wanted to know.
  • Take up screening positions around Nova Fortress and have your hyperdrives slaved to ours.
  • Propulsion was handled by four cold-fusion engines and the hyperdrive systems were prototype units.
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