direction

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as in compass
a guiding or motivating purpose or principle a life that seemed to lack any direction other than the mindless pursuit of empty pleasures

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as in trend
a prevailing or general movement or inclination some older people worry about the overall direction that political discourse has taken lately

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“Direction.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/direction. Accessed 13 Apr. 2024.

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