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  • as inbeacon
  • as insign

synonyms for guidepost

  • flare
  • lantern
  • radar
  • alarm
  • alert
  • balefire
  • beam
  • bonfire
  • heliograph
  • lamp
  • lighthouse
  • lodestar
  • pharos
  • rocket
  • sign
  • watchtower
  • signal fire
  • smoke signal
  • warning signal
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How to use guidepost in a sentence

While the Court ruled on Thursday that Arizona’s policies did not violate Section 2, it declined to announce an official test for all future cases, instead identifying “guideposts” for courts to use going forward.
SUPREME COURT UPHOLDS ARIZONA VOTING RESTRICTIONS IN ANOTHER BLOW TO VOTING RIGHTS ACTSANYA MANSOORJULY 1, 2021TIME
Crucially, the court also identified “guideposts” for interpreting Section 2 that it used to arrive at its decision.
THE SUPREME COURT JUST MADE IT HARDER TO OVERTURN VOTING RESTRICTIONSNATHANIEL RAKICH (NATHANIEL.RAKICH@FIVETHIRTYEIGHT.COM)JULY 1, 2021FIVETHIRTYEIGHT
While the court made a point of saying it was not establishing a test to govern all Voting Rights Act Section 2 cases, these guideposts are essentially a template for future courts to follow when ruling in voting-rights cases.
THE SUPREME COURT JUST MADE IT HARDER TO OVERTURN VOTING RESTRICTIONSNATHANIEL RAKICH (NATHANIEL.RAKICH@FIVETHIRTYEIGHT.COM)JULY 1, 2021FIVETHIRTYEIGHT
The lack of details or clear guideposts about when schools will reopen has frustrated parents and government leaders across the state.
MORNING REPORT: ANOTHER VACATION RENTAL SHOWDOWNVOICE OF SAN DIEGOFEBRUARY 23, 2021VOICE OF SAN DIEGO
If Vegas can be used as a guidepost, defense will matter — but not exactly in the way you might think.
WHAT TO WATCH FOR IN THE COLLEGE FOOTBALL NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIPRICHARD JOHNSONJANUARY 11, 2021FIVETHIRTYEIGHT
That data will serve as a guidepost for which improvements should and can be made.
THE MINORITY REPORT IS PROVIDING A PLAYBOOK FOR DIVERSITY AND INCLUSION IN THE MEDIA INDUSTRYKAYLEIGH BARBERJULY 20, 2020DIGIDAY
With a snort of disgust he hurled the deceitful guidepost into the ditch and joined the others.
THE ONSLAUGHT FROM RIGELFLETCHER PRATT
All language can achieve is to act as a guidepost to the imagination enabling the reader to recreate the author's insight.
A PREFACE TO POLITICSWALTER LIPPMANN
Peter blazed so that he seemed to tower like a long thin guidepost showing the way to anger.
ROSE MACLEODALICE BROWN
About half a mile from the town a guidepost and two roads, to Edinburgh and Glasgow; we took the left-hand road, to Glasgow.
JOURNALS OF DOROTHY WORDSWORTH, VOL. I (OF 2)DOROTHY WORDSWORTH
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO GUIDEPOST

  • alarm
  • alert
  • balefire
  • beam
  • bonfire
  • flare
  • guidepost
  • heliograph
  • lamp
  • lantern
  • lighthouse
  • lodestar
  • pharos
  • radar
  • rocket
  • sign
  • signal fire
  • smoke signal
  • warning signal
  • watchtower
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.