Synonyms of drill in English:

drill


See definition of drill

noun

1‘a hydraulic drill’

SYNONYMS
drilling tool, boring tool, rotary tool, auger, bit, brace and bit, gimlet, awl, bradawl

2‘he used military discipline and drill to train the boys’

SYNONYMS
training, instruction, coaching, teaching, grounding
exercises, physical exercises, workout
discipline
informal square-bashing

3‘Estelle seemed to know the drill’

SYNONYMS
procedure, routine, practice, pattern, regimen, programme, schedule, method, system, custom, order

verb

1‘drill the end of the piece of wood’

SYNONYMS
bore a hole in, make a hole in, cut a hole in, drill a hole in
bore, pierce, puncture, penetrate, perforate, sink
ANTONYMS

punch, gouge

2‘a sergeant drilling new recruits’

SYNONYMS
train, instruct, coach, teach, ground, inculcate, discipline, exercise, make fit, rehearse, put someone through their paces

3‘his mother had always drilled into him the need to pay for one's sins’

SYNONYMS
instil, hammer, drive, drum, din, bang, knock, implant, ingrain
teach, indoctrinate, inculcate, brainwash