driver's license
noun Date: 1926 a license issued under governmental authority that permits the holder to operate a motor vehicle

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • driver's license — driver s licenses N COUNT A driver s license is a card showing that you are qualified to drive because you have passed a driving test. [AM] (in BRIT, use driving licence) …   English dictionary

  • driver's license — UK US noun [C] US TRANSPORT ► DRIVING LICENCE(Cf. ↑driving licence) …   Financial and business terms

  • driver's license — driver s .license n AmE an official document or card that says that you are legally allowed to drive British Equivalent: driving licence …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • driver's license — driver s ,license noun count AMERICAN an official card that you need in order to drive. British driving licence …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • Driver's license — Driving permit redirects here. In some countries, this term could also mean Learner s permit. The front side of an Austrian issue European driving licence with all the languages of the EU …   Wikipedia

  • driver's license — noun a license authorizing the bearer to drive a motor vehicle • Syn: ↑driver s licence, ↑driving license, ↑driving licence • Hypernyms: ↑license, ↑licence, ↑permit * * * noun, pl ⋯ censes [count] …   Useful english dictionary

  • driver's license — n. (AE) 1) to issue a driver s license 2) to revoke; suspend a driver s license * * * suspend a driver s license (AE) to issue a driver s license to revoke …   Combinatory dictionary

  • driver's license — UK / US noun [countable] Word forms driver s license : singular driver s license plural driver s licenses American a driving licence …   English dictionary

  • driver's license — See operator s license …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • driver's license — The certificate or license issued by a state which authorizes a person to operate a motor vehicle. Generally, a written and driving examination is required for obtaining such …   Black's law dictionary

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