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Pronunciation: /diʀiʒe/

Translation of diriger in English:

verbe transitif

  • 5 (motiver) la volonté de plaire dirige tous leurs actes
    all their actions are motivated by the desire to be liked
    le souci de satisfaire le client dirige notre action
    our number one priority is to satisfy the customer

also: se diriger verbe pronominal

  • 1 (aller) se diriger vers se diriger droit sur
    to head ou make straight for
    il se dirige vers la porte
    he's heading for the door
    le cyclone se dirige vers le Mexique/le nord
    the cyclone is heading for ou toward(s) Mexico/is heading northwards
    le météore se dirige droit sur la Terre
    the meteorite is heading straight for earth
    tu devrais te diriger dans cette voie [figuré]
    that's the way to go
  • 2 (s'orienter) se diriger d'après les étoiles (navigateur)
    to sail ou navigate by the stars
    to be guided by the stars
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