hyperdrive etymology

English word hyperdrive comes from English drive, English hyper-

Detailed word origin of hyperdrive

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
drive English (eng) (American football) An offensive possession, generally one consisting of several plays and/ or first downs, often leading to a scoring opportunity.. (baseball, tennis) A ball struck in a flat trajectory.. (computing) A mass storage device in which the mechanism for reading and writing data is integrated with the mechanism for storing data, as a hard drive, a flash drive.. (computing) An [...]
hyper- English (eng) Excessive. Existing in more than three spatial dimensions. Linked non-sequentially. Over, above or beyond.
hyperdrive English (eng) (science fiction) A drive that moves a vehicle through hyperspace.. (science fiction) A means of traveling faster than light.. A state of accelerated action.

Words with the same origin as hyperdrive

Descendants of drive
drivable
Descendants of hyper-
hyperactive hyperalphalipoproteinemia hyperbaric hyperestrogenic hypergranularity hyperinstrument hyperinvasive hyperkähler hyperlacticemia hyperlipidaemia hypermeter hypermiling hyperoperator hyperrational hypersensitive hypersensitivity hypersleep hyperspace hyperspeed hypersynchronous hypertension hypertoxic hypertriacylglycerolemia hyperventilate