Synonyms for (adjective) driven

Synonyms: compulsive, driven, determined

Definition: strongly motivated to succeed

Similar words: ambitious

Definition: having a strong desire for success or achievement


Synonyms: impelled, driven

Definition: urged or forced to action through moral pressure

Usage: felt impelled to take a stand against the issue

Similar words: motivated

Definition: provided with a motive or given incentive for action

Usage: a highly motivated child can learn almost anything; a group of politically motivated men


Synonyms: goaded, driven

Definition: compelled forcibly by an outside agency

Usage: mobs goaded by blind hatred

Similar words: unvoluntary, nonvoluntary, involuntary

Definition: not subject to the control of the will

Usage: involuntary manslaughter; involuntary servitude; an involuntary shudder; It (becoming a hero) was involuntary. They sank my boat- John F.Kennedy