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guidance

[ gahyd-ns ]SEE DEFINITION OF guidance

Synonyms for guidance

  • advice
  • direction
  • instruction
  • intelligence
  • leadership
  • management
  • navigation
  • supervision
  • teaching
  • auspices
  • conduct
  • conduction
  • control
  • conveyance
  • government
  • help
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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR GUIDANCE

In a republic the first rule for the guidance of the citizen is obedience to law.

Rest upon it for the night, and let your orisons ask for guidance in the matter.

Those who contemplate such a step should pray for God's guidance.

So I pray you, uncle, let me still have the advantage of your counsel and guidance.

Later we did just that, under the guidance of Tawabinisy himself.

Its guidance was for Dillon and all the big men I had known.

Let us look for a moment at these two ideas: interpretation and guidance.

God responds with light and guidance which outlast earthquakes and massacres.

Florent followed, yielding entirely to his new friend's guidance.

To these, the cotton world looks for guidance from day to day.

WORD ORIGIN

1530s, "the process of directing conduct," hybrid from guide + -ance; replacing 15c. guying. In reference to direction in school, career, marriage, etc., from 1927.

MORE RELATED WORDS FOR GUIDANCE

administration

nounmanagement of an organization or effort

advice

nounrecommendation

auspice

nounpatronage
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