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to leave somewhere, driving a vehicle. She got in her car and drove off. Please don't drive off and leave me!
drive someone or something off
to repel or chase away someone or something. The campers drove the cows off before the animals trampled the tents. They drove off the cows.
1. To leave a place in a vehicle: I got in my car and drove off.
2. To repel someone or something: We drove the bugs off with fly swatters. The police drove off the angry crowd with tear gas.
3. To hit a golf ball off something, especially a tee, at the start of a hole: I drove off the tee and ended up in a sand trap.