1. direct - verb
· command with authority; "He directed the children to do their homework"
2. direct - verb
· intend (something) to move towards a certain goal; "He aimed his fists towards his opponent's face"; "criticism directed at her superior"; "direct your anger towards others, not towards yourself"
3. direct - verb
· guide the actors in (plays and films)
4. direct - verb
· be in charge of
5. direct - verb
· take somebody somewhere; "We lead him to our chief"; "can you take me to the main entrance?"; "He conducted us to the palace"
6. direct - verb
· cause to go somewhere; "The explosion sent the car flying in the air"; "She sent her children to camp"; "He directed all his energies into his dissertation"
7. direct - verb
· point or cause to go (blows, weapons, or objects such as photographic equipment) towards; "Please don't aim at your little brother!"; "He trained his gun on the burglar"; "Don't train your camera on the women"; "Take a swipe at one's opponent"
8. direct - verb
· lead, as in the performance of a composition; "conduct an orchestra; Barenboim conducted the Chicago symphony for years"
9. direct - verb
· give directions to; point somebody into a certain direction; "I directed them towards the town hall"
10. direct - verb
· specifically design a product, event, or activity for a certain public
11. direct - verb
· direct the course; determine the direction of travelling
12. direct - verb
· put an address on (an envelope)
13. direct - verb
· plan and direct (a complex undertaking); "he masterminded the robbery"
14. directing - adjective
· showing the way by conducting or leading; imposing direction on; "felt his mother's directing arm around him"; "the directional role of science on industrial progress"
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