Synonyms of direction in English:



  • 1 the village is over the moor in a northerly direction
    way, route, course, line, run, bearing, orientation
  • 2 there's uncertainty over the political direction the newspaper might adopt
    orientation, inclination, leaning, tendency; bent, bias, preference, disposition; drift, aim, tack, attitude, tone, tenor, mood, feel, style, flavour, vein; current, trend
  • 4 the ward sister gave explicit directions about nursing care
    instruction, command, order, bidding, charge, injunction, dictate, decree, edict, enjoinment, prescription, rule, regulation, requirement; guideline, recommendation, suggestion; (directions)guidance, information, briefing
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