17 Definitions of Drift

The definition of drift, the meaning of the word Drift:

Is drift a scrabble word? Yes!

  • n. - A force that moves something along
  • n. - The gradual departure from an intended course due to external influences (as a ship or plane)
  • n. - A process of linguistic change over a period of time
  • n. - A large mass of material that is heaped up by the wind or by water currents
  • n. - A general tendency to change (as of opinion)
  • n. - The pervading meaning or tenor
  • n. - A horizontal (or nearly horizontal) passageway in a mine
  • v. - Be in motion due to some air or water current
  • v. - Wander from a direct course or at random
  • v. - Move about aimlessly or without any destination, often in search of food or employment
  • v. - Vary or move from a fixed point or course
  • v. - Live unhurriedly, irresponsibly, or freely
  • v. - Move in an unhurried fashion
  • v. - Cause to be carried by a current
  • v. - Drive slowly and far afield for grazing
  • v. - Be subject to fluctuation
  • v. - Be piled up in banks or heaps by the force of wind or a current

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Drift is worth 9 points in Scrabble, and 9 points in Words with Friends

There are 5 letters in drift: D F I R T

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14 words found using the letters in "Drift"

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