in the direction of (something)
Definition of in the direction of (something)
: so as to be approaching : toward The car was last seen headed in the direction of the stadium.
Word by Word Definitions
: guidance or supervision of action or conduct : management
: the address placed on the outside of a letter or package to be delivered : superscription
: an explicit instruction : order
: some indeterminate or unspecified thing
: a person or thing of consequence
: one having more or less the character, qualities, or nature of something different
: in some degree : somewhat
: used as an intensive giving adverbial force to an adjective
Seen and Heard
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