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American English: /ˈɡaɪdəns/
British English: /ˈɡʌɪd(ə)ns/

Translation of guidance in Spanish:


  • vocational/spiritual guidance
    orientación profesional/espiritual
    the child lacked parental guidance
    el niño carecía de orientación por parte de los padres
    he needs guidance
    necesita que lo orienten or lo aconsejen
    she sought guidance from the parish priest
    le pidió consejo al párroco
    (before noun) guidance counselor (American English)
    Example sentences
    • Central government circulars also contain advice and guidance to local authorities.
    • Businesses in each area can go to their home authority for preventive guidance and advice.
    • The teachers at the school have also been very helpful in giving us advice and guidance.

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