Meaning of drive-by
Pronunciation: (drīv'bī"), [key]
— n., pl. adj. -bys,
- the action of driving by a specified locality, object, etc.: a drive-by of Nelson's Monument.
- a drive-by shooting: The gang member was killed in a drive-by.
- consisting of or featuring a drive-by: We boarded the sightseeing bus for a drive-by tour of the nation's capital.
- occurring while driving past a person, object, etc.: a drive-by shooting.