guidance

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noun guid·ance \ˈgī-dən(t)s\

Definition of guidance

  1. 1 :  the act or process of guiding

  2. 2 a :  the direction provided by a guide b :  advice on vocational or educational problems given to students

  3. 3 :  the process of controlling the course of a projectile by a built-in mechanism

Examples of guidance in a sentence

  1. I couldn't have done it without her guidance.

  2. We need more guidance on how to handle these unusual cases.

1590

First Known Use of guidance

1590



GUIDANCE Defined for English Language Learners

guidance

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noun guid·ance \ˈgī-dən(t)s\

Definition of guidance for English Language Learners

  • : help or advice that tells you what to do : the act or process of guiding someone or something

  • : the process of controlling the flight of something (such as a missile)


GUIDANCE Defined for Kids

guidance

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noun guid·ance \ˈgī-dəns\

Definition of guidance for Students

  1. :  help, instruction, or assistance <I fumbled for my cross and was about to pray for guidance … — Avi, Crispin>



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