Brewer's: Let Drive
(To). To attack; to fall foul of. A Gallicism. “Se laisser aller à ...”- i.e. to go without restraint.
“Thou knowest my old ward; here I [Falstaff] lay, and thus I bore my point. Four rogues in buckram let drive at me. These four came all a-front, and mainly thrust at me.” —