Sell also: centering, charge, Commission, counsel, counseling, counselling, focus, focusing, guidance, instruction, management, steering, way
• Noun: a line leading to a place or point; examples: "he looked the other direction", "didn't know the way home"
• Noun: the spatial relation between something and the course along which it points or moves; example: "he checked the direction and velocity of the wind"
• Noun: a general course along which something has a tendency to develop; examples: "I couldn't follow the direction of his thoughts", "his ideals determined the direction of his career", "they proposed a new direction for the firm"
• Noun: something that provides direction or advice as to a decision or course of action
• Noun: the act of managing something; examples: "he was given overall management of the program", "is the direction of the economy a function of government?"
• Noun: a message describing how something is to be done; example: "he gave directions faster than she could follow them"
• Noun: the act of setting and holding a course; example: "a new council was installed under the direction of the king"
• Noun: a formal statement of a command or injunction to do something; example: "the judge's charge to the jury"
• Noun: the concentration of attention or energy on something; examples: "the focus of activity shifted to molecular biology", "he had no direction in his life"
Stylized acting and direction is to realistic acting and direction as poetry is to prose.
Great art direction is NOT the same thing as great film direction!
The key is growth margins went in the right direction, unit volume increased quarter on quarter, and expenses came down. We threw off over $300 million in cash. All of those were in the right direction. So I think we're on our way.
Now, in New Jersey, we have more government workers per square mile than any state in America. But since I've been governor we now have fewer people on the state payroll at any time since Christie Whitman left office in January 2001. That's the right direction, Mr. President, not the wrong direction.
People don't really have a relationship with great writing or great production or great art direction or great direction. They just sort of admire it.
There comes a point with any collaboration like that where you start having other interests creatively. I was moving in one direction musically, and as a guitar player, Mark wanted to move in another direction. That was essentially the reason we broke up.
When we made that album with Gary Moore, I was still kind of searching for the right direction for myself. Although the music is quite good the direction was like a box of fireworks that caught light all at the same time.
According to well-known electrodynamic laws, an electron moving in a magnetic field is acted upon by a force which runs perpendicular to the direction of motion of the electron and to the direction of the magnetic field, and whose magnitude is easily determined.
The older you get, the more you realize you're drifting toward a direction, and sometimes your significant other drifts into an opposite direction. You can't blame anybody for it.
National Missile Defense is of a nature to retrigger a proliferation of weapons, notably nuclear missiles. Everything that goes in the direction of proliferation is a bad direction.
My grandmother had the most dramatic effect on my life because she set me in one direction, and I had to go back the other direction for my sanity, and for my ability to be a social human being.
Of course, the world is full of problems. But on the other hand it's important to get the sense... are we generally moving in the right direction or the wrong direction?
On one hand, to be able to go from one direction in the sky to study such an object to another direction to study another object, and on the other hand to be able to maintain accurately the position in space.
And it raises a fundamental question: How long can we move the world in one direction while we move in another direction, and do we want to backslide into an era that we finally emerged from where we had a nuclear weapon for every tactical mission?
The fragrance of flowers spreads only in the direction of the wind. But the goodness of a person spreads in all direction.
I was trying to take the band in a direction that I thought was appropriate, and Roth was trying to take the band in more of a Las Vegas direction. And there he is.
But I do believe this - I believe that fundamentally, society is headed in the right direction or wants to head in the right direction, and I think judges have an obligation to try to help it head there.
We studied the light source in the direction of the magnetic force, we perforated the poles of the magnet; but even in the direction of the magnetic lines of force we found that our result was confirmed.
We were grooving, at that point, in the same direction, but remember, Roy Hamilton and myself were going into a path and a direction that had no programming.
Once he had selected the path he was going down he really had to stick with it in a 16 game match. He had to try and hit in the one direction but unfortunately for him - though fortunately for me! - he hit in the wrong direction.