Synonyms for guidepost
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR GUIDEPOST
Then they walked to the angle of the roads where the guidepost stood.
General Grant was the guidepost of a victorious war, and a landmark of a magnanimous peace.
About half a mile from the town a guidepost and two roads, to Edinburgh and Glasgow; we took the left-hand road, to Glasgow.
All language can achieve is to act as a guidepost to the imagination enabling the reader to recreate the author's insight.