drill

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˈdrɪl/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/drɪl/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(dril)


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Sense: Noun: practice
Synonyms:
practice , preparation , repetition, exercise , work-out, procedure , training , rehearsal , dress rehearsal, dry run, practice run, trial run, run-through (informal)
Sense: Noun: exercise - military, etc.
Synonyms:
exercise , training , maneuvers, manoeuvres (UK), conditioning, discipline
Sense: Noun: tool for boring holes
Synonyms:
borer, bit , brace , gimlet, boring tool, turbo-corer, cylindrical borer, tap-borer, auger, wimble, trepan
Sense: Noun: seed-planting device
Synonyms:
planter, seeder, drill seeder, dibble
Sense: Verb: bore holes
Synonyms:
bore, pierce, puncture , penetrate, perforate, sink in, make a hole, dig , tunnel, burrow , gouge, implant, plunge , lance, impale, excavate
Sense: Verb: train
Synonyms:
train , teach , discipline , educate , indoctrinate, condition , rehearse , exercise , coach , instill, instil (UK), drum , impress sth upon sb, cram (informal), review , hammer in (slang), get sth into sb's thick skull (slang)

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