AskDefine | Define guidance

Dictionary Definition

guidance

Noun

1 something that provides direction or advice as to a decision or course of action [syn: counsel, counseling, counselling, direction]
2 the act of guiding or showing the way [syn: steering]
3 the act of setting and holding a course; "a new council was installed under the direction of the king" [syn: steering, direction]

User Contributed Dictionary

English

Etymology

See guide + -ance

Noun

  1. the act or process of guiding
  2. advice or counselling on some topic
  3. any process or system to control the path of a vehicle, missile etc.

Translations

Synonyms, Antonyms and Related Words

Privacy Policy, About Us, Terms and Conditions, Contact Us
Permission is granted to copy, distribute and/or modify this document under the terms of the GNU Free Documentation License, Version 1.2
Material from Wikipedia, Wiktionary, Dict
Valid HTML 4.01 Strict, Valid CSS Level 2.1