a passage or way along or by which a carriage could be driven
- a road before a personal household
- A passage or method along or through which a carriage is driven.
1884 in feeling "private road from a public roadway to a private household," from drive (v.) + means (n.).
(n.) A passage or means along or whereby a carriage can be driven.
He turned into a driveway and shut off the truck.