A line leading to a place or point:
— He looked the other direction.
Roget 550: indication; symbolism, symbolization; semiology, semiotics, semeiology†, semeiotics†; Zeitgeist. [means of recognition: property] characteristic, diagnostic; lineament, feature, ... show more
Dutch: hoek, kant, richting
Polish: trasa, kierunek
The spatial relation between something and the course along which it points or moves.
Polish: kierunek, strona
A general course along which something has a tendency to develop.
Something that provides direction or advice as to a decision or course of action.
Dutch: advies, advocaat, raadsman, voorlichting
The act of managing something:
— Is the direction of the economy a function of government?.
Dutch: administratie, bedrijfsleiding, bedrijfspolitiek, bedrijfsvoering, beheer, management
A message describing how something is to be done:
— He gave directions faster than she could follow them.
The act of setting and holding a course:
— A new council was installed under the direction of the king.
A formal statement of a command or injunction to do something.
The concentration of attention or energy on something:
— He had no direction in his life.
Dutch: focus, scherpstelling
Moby thesaurus: Zeitgeist, action, actuation, address, administering, administration, admonition, advice, advising, advocacy, agency, angle, animation, arrow, avenue, bearing, billhead, blaze, briefing, catechization ... show more.
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