Definition for direction

noun as in management

noun as in course, route

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Now, barely a week later, Epstein's home in North Hollywood, California, has AT&T fiber service with unlimited data and advertised speeds of 300Mbps in both directions.

Light winds pick up just a tad from the northeasterly direction before dawn.

Those fans can take today’s hearing as a step, however small, in the direction of Spears’s increased autonomy.

In every direction, seawater creeps higher and higher, slopping across the floor of nearby buildings.

Either of those words alone point in the direction of filling, comfort-food satisfaction, but together they are practically a guarantee.

Pleasure shoots magically in every direction like an explosion of sparks.

Absent a body, no one can say with absolute certainty whether Castro is dead, even if all signs point in that direction.

An arrow appears indicating the direction you will launch your ball.

They had hoped the autopsy would show Brinsley had eaten something that would point them in the right direction.

The ATSB has been impressive in the way it has taken over the direction of the search for Flight 370.

A lateen sail was visible in the direction of Cat Island, and others to the south seemed almost motionless in the far distance.

After a bit of waiting, Mac decided that the smoke was floating from a certain direction, and we began to edge carefully that way.

Even genius, however, needs direction and adjustment to secure the most perfect and reliable results.

Now many people think that we are moving in the direction of world socialism to-day.

His superior talents and untiring industry were under the direction of philanthropic and Christian impulses.


On this page you'll find 163 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to direction, such as: control, guidance, leadership, order, administration, and charge.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.