Definition of directive
1 : serving or intended to guide, govern, or influence a directive method
Examples of directive in a Sentence
They received a written directive instructing them to develop new security measures.
the company president regularly issues directives intended for all staff members
DIRECTIVE Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of directive for English Language Learners
: an official order or instruction
Medical Definition of directive
: of or relating to psychotherapy in which the therapist introduces information, content, or attitudes not previously expressed by the client
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