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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
        • She kicked up, which is to say, it was in an upward direction that she kicked.
        • Please follow the attached directions when assembling these shelves.
        • 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.
      2. Used in the Ending of Sentence
        • A principal virtue of Rorty's recognition of both the lightminded and the serious side of irony is to urge us in that direction.
        • Don't camp it up. Just follow the stage directions.
        • 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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        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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