guidepost

noun guide·post \ ˈgīd-ˌpōst \
|Updated on: 19 Jul 2018

Examples of guidepost in a Sentence

  1. The guidepost said that the camp was to the left.

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First Known Use of guidepost

1738

in the meaning defined at sense 1

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GUIDEPOST Defined for English Language Learners

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Definition of guidepost for English Language Learners

  • : a post next to a trail or road that has a sign on it with directions for travelers


GUIDEPOST Defined for Kids

guidepost

noun guide·post \ ˈgīd-ˌpōst \

Definition of guidepost for Students

: a post with signs giving directions for travelers

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