from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- v. Present participle of drill.
- n. Act of drilling.
- n. A heavy, twilled fabric of linen or cotton; drill.
- n. A long firearm with three (or rarely, four) barrels.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. The act of piercing with a drill.
- n. A training by repeated exercises.
- n. The act of using a drill in sowing seeds.
- n. A heavy, twilled fabric of linen or cotton.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. That which is worn off by a drill from the substance drilled.
- n. A twilled linen or cotton cloth, very stout, and used for waist-linings, summer trousers, etc. Also called drill and drills.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. the act of drilling
- n. the act of drilling a hole in the earth in the hope of producing petroleum
drill + -ing (Wiktionary)
From German drei (three) (Wiktionary)