drive through


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drive through

(something) to go in a vehicle from one side of something to the other; to pass through something while driving. We drove through some nice little towns on the way here. We didn't stop. We just drove through.
See also: drive
References in classic literature ?
And then we all laughed exceedingly, as though the most splendid joke had been made, and before we had done we were out of the village and in the open country beyond, and could see my house and garden far away behind, glittering in the sunshine; and in front of us lay the forest, with its vistas of pines stretching away into infinity, and a drive through it of fourteen miles before we reached the sea.
It was a pretty road, running along between snug farmsteads, with now and again a bit of balsamy fir wood to drive through or a hollow where wild plums hung out their filmy bloom.
operates 20 double drive through restaurants in Colorado, with several more under development.
Good Times Drive Thru operates 22 double drive through restaurants in Colorado and one in Las Vegas, with several more under development in Colorado, Las Vegas and Boise.
This new voice filtering system for use with HME's drive through audio systems for the quick service industry removes ambient noise transmitted from the drive-thru lane such as engine rumblings, wind and road traffic, allowing crew members to hear just the customer's voice as clearly as in a phone conversation.
In The Starbucks Experience, Michelli states, "By listening to our customers, we recognized the convenience of drive throughs, and in turn that listening has had a huge impact on our business.