Synonyms of direction in English:

direction


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See UK English definition of direction

See Spanish definition of dirección

noun

1‘the village is over the moor in a northerly direction’

SYNONYMS
way, route, course, line, run, bearing, orientation

2‘there's uncertainty over the political direction the newspaper might adopt’

SYNONYMS
orientation, inclination, leaning, tendency
bent, bias, preference, disposition
drift, aim, tack, attitude, tone, tenor, mood, feel, style, flavour, vein
current, trend

3‘the department is under the direction of a senior executive’

SYNONYMS
administration, management, supervision, superintendence, government, regulation, orchestration
control, command, rule
conduct, handling, running, overseeing, masterminding
leadership, guidance

4‘the ward sister gave explicit directions about nursing care’

SYNONYMS
instruction, command, order, bidding, charge, injunction, dictate, decree, edict, enjoinment, prescription, rule, regulation, requirement
guideline, recommendation, suggestion
guidance, information, briefing