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Directed — synonyms, definition

1. directed (a)

7 synonyms
bound destined explicit going marked personal pointed

2. directed (Adjective)

2 definitions

directed (Adjective) — (often used in combination) having a specified direction. ex. "a positively directed vector" ex. "goal-directed"

directed (Adjective) — Manageable by a supervising agent. ex. "a directed program of study"

3. directed (Verb)

24 synonyms
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13 definitions

directed (Verb) — Command with authority. ex. "He directed the children to do their homework"

directed (Verb) — Intend (something) to move towards a certain goal. ex. "criticism directed at her superior" ex. "direct your anger towards others, not towards yourself"

directed (Verb) — (performing arts) guide the actors in (plays and films).

directed (Verb) — Be in charge of.

directed (Verb) — Accompany somebody somewhere to show them the way. ex. "we directed him to our chief"

directed (Verb) — Cause to go somewhere. ex. "He directed all his energies into his dissertation"

directed (Verb) — Point or cause to go (blows, weapons, or objects such as photographic equipment) towards.

directed (Verb) — (music) Have the leading position, as in the performance of a composition. ex. "direct an orchestra"

directed (Verb) — Give directions to; point somebody into a certain direction. ex. "I directed them towards the town hall"

directed (Verb) — Specifically design a product, event, or activity for a certain public.

directed (Verb) — Determine the direction of travelling.

directed (Verb) — Put an address on (an envelope).

directed (Verb) — Plan and control how a complex undertaking is done. ex. "he directed the robbery"

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