Definitions and translations for "direction"

Definition of direction

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Noun
1. A theoretical line (physically or mentally) followed from a point of origin or towards a destination.
Keep going in the same direction.
2. An general trend for future action.
3. Guidance, instruction.
The trombonist looked to the bandleader for direction.
4. The work of the director in cinema or theater; the skill of directing a film, play etc.
The screenplay was good, but the direction was weak.
5. An address.
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English - English - direction

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n. bearing; guidance, supervision; conducting; management; educating, instructing
n. direction, way; management, leadership, government; command, conduct; directing, superintendence, supervision; course, range, trend; vector; departure, guidance; domain

English - Spanish - direction

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s. dirección, arrumbamiento, curso, orientación, rumbo, sentido; guía, encauzamiento; administración, gerencia, gobierno

English - French - direction

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n. direction, sens; instruction, enseignement; administration, réalisation

English - German - direction

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n. Richtung; Leitung; Führung; Ziel

English - Indonesian - direction

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n. arah, haluan, tujuan, tuju, abah, hala, paran, sudut, kiblah, jurusan, pengemudian, pengendalian, bimbingan, bimbitan, petunjuk, pimpinan

English - Italian - direction

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s. direzione, senso; indirizzo, corso, tendenza; guida; (Cin, Teat) regia; indicazione, didascalia

English - Polish - direction

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n. kierunek, kierownictwo, naczelnictwo, nakierowanie, adres, reżyseria, wskazówka

English - Portuguese - direction

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s. direção; rumo; curso; instrução; manejo; administração

English - Romanian - direction

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n. direcţie, sens, orientalist, direcţiune, traseu, directivă, indicaţie, instrucţiune, normă, prescripţie, ordin, adresă, conducere, îndrumare, control, cârmuire, administraţie, linie, sferă, domeniu

English - Russian - direction

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с. направление, область, сфера; руководство, управление, указание, предписание, распоряжение; инструкция, правила пользования ; дирекция, адрес; постановка, режиссура

English - Turkish - direction

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i. yön, istikamet; direktörlük; yönetim; kumanda, yönetme, emir, talimat; açıklama, alıcı adresi

English - Ukrainian - direction

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n. напрям, галузь, керівництво, директива, завідування, навід, наставлення, настов, спрямування

French - English - direction

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(f) n. direction, way; management, leadership, government; command, conduct; directing, superintendence, supervision; course, range, trend; vector; departure, guidance; domain

English - Dutch - direction

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zn. richting; leiding; aanwijzing; instructie; regie; bestuur

English - Greek - direction

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ουσ. κατεύθυνση, σκηνοθεσία, διεύθυνση

French - Spanish - direction

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1. (orientation) dirección (f); rumbo (m) 2. (commerce - écoles) cargo de director; dirección (f)
3. (général) camino (m) 4. (gens) dirección (f); mando (m)
5. (compagnie) dirección (f); administración (f) 6. (nautique) dirección (f); rumbo (m)

French - German - direction

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n. richtung, blickrichtung, himmelsrichtung, leitung, lenkung, führung, direktion, betriebsführung, betriebsleitung, geschäftsführung, geschäftsleitung, steuerung, dirigieren, führen, direktorat

French - Italian - direction

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1. (orientation) direzione (f); corso (m); rotta (f); parte (f) 2. (commerce - écoles) carica di direttore; direzione (f)
3. (général) strada (f) 4. (gens) direzione (f)
5. (compagnie) direzione (f); amministrazione (f); management (m) 6. (nautique) direzione (f); rotta (f)

French - Portuguese - direction

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1. (orientation) direção (f); curso (m); rumo (m); caminho (m) 2. (commerce - écoles) diretoria (f); direção (f)
3. (général) caminho (m) 4. (gens) liderança (f)
5. (compagnie) direção (f); comando (m); gerência (f); administração (f) 6. (nautique) curso (m); rumo (m); rota (f)

French - Russian - direction

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n. дирекция (f), руководство (f), администрация (f), заведование (f), правление (f), менеджмент (f), управление (f), управление (воен.) (f), водительство (f), направление (f), ку

French - Dutch - direction

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1. (orientation) richting (f); koers (m); kant (m) 2. (commerce - écoles) directeurschap (n); directoraat (n)
3. (général) weg (m) 4. (gens) leiderschap (n)
5. (compagnie) leiding (f); directie (f); bestuur (n); beheer (n) 6. (nautique) koers (m)

English - Arabic - direction

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‏قيادة، توجيه، إدارة، إخراج، إرشاد، إتجاه، جهة، إشراف، تعليم، نزعة، أمر، وجهة الرسالة، فن قيادة الأوركسترا‏

English - Chinese - direction

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(名) 方向; 趋势; 指导

English - Chinese - direction

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(名) 方向; 趨勢; 指導

English - Hindi - direction

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n. तरफ़, आ‍ेर, दिशा, झुकाव, धारा, राहनुमाई, रहनुमाई, अगुआई, नेतृत्व, निदेर्श, निदेर्शन, नीति

English - Japanese - direction

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(名) 方向; 方面; 指導; 指示; 案内

English - Korean - direction

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명. 방위; 지도; 운영; 관리; 교육

English - Vietnamese - direction

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n. điều khiển, chỉ huy, quản lý, giám đốc, địa chỉ, phương hướng, lời chỉ bảo, huấn lịnh, chỉ thị
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Synonyms for direction
1. management: supervision, administration, regulation, control, command, superintendence
2. point of the compass: bearing, objective, area, road, route, spot, way
3. order: charge, injunction, regulation, instruction, guidance, bent, bias