Key: "S:" = Show Synset (semantic) relations, "W:" = Show Word (lexical) relations
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- S: (n) drill (a tool with a sharp point and cutting edges for making holes in hard materials (usually rotating rapidly or by repeated blows))
- S: (n) drill, Mandrillus leucophaeus (similar to the mandrill but smaller and less brightly colored)
- S: (n) exercise, practice, drill, practice session, recitation (systematic training by multiple repetitions) "practice makes perfect"
- S: (n) drill ((military) the training of soldiers to march (as in ceremonial parades) or to perform the manual of arms)
- S: (v) bore, drill (make a hole, especially with a pointed power or hand tool) "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"
- S: (v) drill (train in the military, e.g., in the use of weapons)
- S: (v) drill, exercise, practice, practise (learn by repetition) "We drilled French verbs every day"; "Pianists practice scales"
- S: (v) drill (teach by repetition)
- S: (v) drill (undergo military training or do military exercises)