First Known Use of directory
Recent Examples of directory from the Web
Members of the Bulldog Nation site can stay updated on district happenings, learn about volunteer opportunities and search for fellow alumni using the site's directory.
An 1884 city directory listed 10 billiard saloons in the District.
Harless's home was not listed in any business directory or website, and his home had no products or literature.
Los Angeles Times Getting rid of a relic In Los Angeles County, signing up for Medi-Cal is often followed by a phone book-size directory landing on your doorstep.
The disgraced producer's name is no longer listed under the guild's official member directory.
On the way to his new assignment, perhaps the officer read the directory of Air Force facilities, published for airmen, which described every American base.
The condominium directory has a random collection of names of people who aren’t tenants, including rappers Biggie Smalls and LL Cool J, among the Nazis.
Television screens will display daily court calendars, and a separate array of touchscreen monitors will help visitors navigate the building by displaying the building directory.
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Origin and Etymology of directory
First Known Use: 1543See Words from the same year
DIRECTORY Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of directory for English Language Learners
: a book that contains an alphabetical list of names of people, businesses, etc.
DIRECTORY Defined for Kids
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