Phrasal Verb 'drill'

We have 3 phrasal verb definition related to 'drill'.

Drill down

Meaning:

Search through layers of information on a computer

Example:

I really had to DRILL DOWN to get the answers from the database.

Drill down through

Meaning:

Get to the bottom of something, get detailed data

Example:

They DRILLED DOWN THROUGH the information to find the truth.

Drill into

Meaning:

Repeat something many times to make someone learn it

Example:

The teacher DRILLED the rules INTO the students.