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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
        • Winthrop, whith such directions as he conceived fitt, and, as I hear, hath given his debte, which he maks 544^li. unto y^e gentlemen of y^e Bay. Indeed, M^r.
        • A sphere may be osculatory to the surface in every direction at an umbilicus.
        • Of all the problems which lie on the borderline of philosophy and science, perhaps none has caused more spilled ink, more controversy, and more emotion than "the problem of the direction of time.
      2. Used in the Ending of Sentence
        • I must have zoned while he was giving us the directions.
        • A principal virtue of Rorty's recognition of both the lightminded and the serious side of irony is to urge us in that direction.
        • But a video, taken from above, projects these writhings as if she were flying at top speed in a tunnel above traffic that’s whooshing past in the opposite direction.
    • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
      1. Nouns
        • Noun forms
          • Noun plural forms
          • Pluralia tantum
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        Meaning of directions for the defined word.

        Grammatically, this word "directions" is a noun, more specifically, a noun form and a pluralia tantum.
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