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Synonyms for drill

Synonyms for drill

repetition of an action so as to develop or maintain one's skill

to subject to or engage in forms of exertion in order to train, strengthen, or condition

to instruct in a body of doctrine or belief

to fix (an idea, for example) in someone's mind by reemphasis and repetition

Synonyms for drill

a tool with a sharp point and cutting edges for making holes in hard materials (usually rotating rapidly or by repeated blows)

similar to the mandrill but smaller and less brightly colored

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(military) the training of soldiers to march (as in ceremonial parades) or to perform the manual of arms

make a hole, especially with a pointed power or hand tool


train in the military, e

learn by repetition

undergo military training or do military exercises

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By drilling down through inquiry screens, users can quickly and accurately access all pertinent information related to a specific production order.
Previous drilling at La Victoria had defined a geological resource of 626,000 ounces of gold based on drilling down dip 150 meters and along a strike length of 500 meters.
With very little training, our users quickly become proficient at drilling down to find the information they need to make effective business decisions.
An unexpected variance can be investigated by drilling down to see, first, which subsidiary was responsible, then which business unit, and, finally, what the cause was within that particular business unit.
Another new enhancement is the Transaction Drill Down that allows users to find the origins of any number in the spreadsheet by drilling down or zooming in to the original transaction.