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drill (n):
(military) the training of soldiers to march (as in ceremonial parades) or to perform the manual of arms
drill (n):
systematic training by multiple repetitions
Samples
practice makes perfect
Related Words: exercisepractice
drill (n):
similar to the mandrill but smaller and less brightly colored
drill (n):
a tool with a sharp point and cutting edges for making holes in hard materials (usually rotating rapidly or by repeated blows)
drill (v):
train in the military, e.g., in the use of weapons
drill (v):
undergo military training or do military exercises
drill (v):
learn by repetition
Samples
We drilled French verbs every day.
Pianists practice scales

Related Words: exercisepractice
drill (v):
teach by repetition
drill (v):
make a hole, especially with a pointed power or hand tool
Samples
don't drill here, there's a gas pipe.
drill a hole into the wall.
drill for oil.
carpenter bees are boring holes into the wall

Related Words: bore
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Love me little, love me long

Az sev, uzun sev.
Do not let your passion for a person become too strong, for it may soon burn itself out. Mild affection is more likely to be long-lived.


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