noun ⇨ See also ↑drive
concrete, dirt (AmE), gravel
circular (esp. AmE)
large, long, steep
shovel (AmE)

When it snows I have to shovel the driveway.


huge evergreens lining the driveway


A number of police cars blocked the driveway.

lead to, lead up to

a long driveway leading up to the winery

down the driveway, in the driveway, on the driveway

There was a car parked on the driveway.

up the driveway

He walked up the driveway to the house.

Collocations dictionary. 2013.

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