- (US, Australia) An outdoor cinema where movies are projected onto a large screen and patrons watch from inside their vehicles, listening either by a speaker or a designated radio frequency.
- (US) A drive-through restaurant where patrons remain in their vehicles and order food and beverages via a speaker phone; their meal is delivered to their vehicle.
- The teen-agers went down to the drive-in to order some hamburgers and fries.
(third-person singular simple present drives in, present participle driving in, simple past drove in, past participle driven in)
- (baseball, of a hitter) To hit the ball or reach base in such a way that a run scores.