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driving force

SEE DEFINITION OF driving force
  • as inax to grind
  • as inmotive power

Synonyms for driving force

  • agenda
  • hidden agenda
  • incentive
  • motivation
  • motive
  • reason
  • score to settle
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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR DRIVING FORCE

It was no longer the paralysing despair but the despair that has a driving force in it.

I am going, and this is the driving force to carry me there.

With something of her driving force mixed with anything his father had of gentleness.

Not the blustering, driving force of Lund, but a will that was persistent, powerful.

There was a driving force in him that made for progress and order.

Competition too remains the driving force of most organizations.

It is the driving force, just as a head of water gives pressure to a stream of water.

The plan of a government was there but it lacked any driving force.

But the art-spirit, born and bred in the Californian, is the driving force.

But the real trouble was a loneliness that robbed me of all driving force.

MORE RELATED WORDS FOR DRIVING FORCE

ax to grind

nounhidden motive
  • agenda
  • driving force
  • hidden agenda
  • incentive
  • motivation
  • motive
  • reason
  • score to settle
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