Similar Words
ddirection, diirectiion, direcction, directio, directiom, directionn, directioon, directoin, directtion, direection, direktion, dirrection, irection

Direction — synonyms, definition

1. direction (Noun)

150 synonyms
adjustment administration admonition aim allusion application appointment approbation approval area arrangement aspect aspiration attitude authorisation authority authorization bearing behest bent • • •
9 definitions

direction (Noun) — A line leading to a place or point. ex. "he looked the other direction"

direction (Noun) — The spatial relation between something and the course along which it points or moves. ex. "he checked the direction and velocity of the wind"

direction (Noun) — A general course along which something has a tendency to develop. ex. "I couldn't follow the direction of his thoughts" ex. "his ideals determined the direction of his career" ex. "they proposed a new direction for the firm"

direction (Noun) — Direction or helpful suggestions regarding a decision or future course of action.

direction (Noun) — The act of managing something. ex. "is the direction of the economy a function of government?"

direction (Noun) — A message describing how something is to be done. ex. "he gave directions faster than she could follow them"

direction (Noun) — The act of setting and holding a course. ex. "a new council was installed under the direction of the king"

direction (Noun) — A formal statement of a command or injunction to do something. ex. "the judge's direction to the jury"

direction (Noun) — The concentration of attention or energy on something. ex. "he had no direction in his life"

22 types of
absorption bid bidding command concentration content control dictation disposition engrossment immersion inclination itinerary message path position route social control spatial relation subject matter • • •
91 type
South Southwest West address administration aim authorisation authorization bearing canalisation canalization career counseling career counselling celestial guidance channelisation channelization command guidance compass north compass point conducting • • •
2 see also
incoming outgoing