Guidance - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈɡaɪdns|  American pronunciation of the word guidance
Brit.  |ˈɡʌɪd(ə)ns|  British pronunciation of the word guidance

noun

- something that provides direction or advice as to a decision or course of action (syn: counsel, counseling, counselling, direction)
- the act of guiding or showing the way (syn: steering)
- the act of setting and holding a course (syn: direction, steering)

Examples

I couldn't have done it without her guidance.

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

I went to a counselor for guidance on my career.

I was looking forward to working under her expert guidance.

Children need moral guidance.

...a conjuration for divine guidance during a time of national crisis...

...we prayed to the Deity for guidance...

...a fervent orison asking for divine guidance in bringing about a peaceful solution to the grave international crisis...

...a warmhearted, understanding pastor from whom many sought guidance...

Guidance on the issues which should be addressed.

A set of guidance notes is provided to assist applicants in completing the form.

They don't give you a lot of guidance - you're just left to sink or swim, really.

He gave himself up unhesitatingly to the guidance of (Pope) Innocent.

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