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    Definition of directions in English Dictionary

  • NounBFdirection
    1. plural of direction.
      1. (plural only) Instructions for how to reach a destination or how to do something.
        1. Please follow the attached directions when assembling these shelves.
        2. I got so lost on my way downtown I had to ask for directions.
    2. More Examples
      1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
        • But Mr. Harrison blatantly stole the show by baldly admitting that his own bosses at Sony’s brain trust in Japan completely misgauged the direction of the entertainment industry.
        • A study in the Abrolhos Bank showed that tidal currents are weaker than subinertial currents, being more important in the cross-shelf direction than along-shelf [43 ].
        • How he has escaped marriage until now I cannot tell: the number of caps set in his direction would furnish a warehouse. — Patrick O'Brian, "HMS Surprise".
      2. Used in the Ending of Sentence
        • I got so lost on my way downtown I had to ask for directions.
        • By going around the wye, a train can change direction.
        • I must have zoned while he was giving us the directions.
    • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
      1. Nouns
        • Noun forms
          • Noun plural forms
          • Pluralia tantum
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        Grammatically, this word "directions" is a noun, more specifically, a noun form and a pluralia tantum.
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