Definitions for guidanceˈgaɪd ns

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

guid•anceˈgaɪd ns(n.)

  1. the act or function of guiding; leadership; direction.

  2. advice or counseling, esp. for students on educational or vocational matters.

  3. something that guides.

  4. the process by which the flight of a missile or rocket may be altered by controls located either wholly in the projectile or partly at a ground base.

    Category: Rocketry

Origin of guidance:


Princeton's WordNet

  1. guidance, counsel, counseling, counselling, direction(noun)

    something that provides direction or advice as to a decision or course of action

  2. guidance, steering(noun)

    the act of guiding or showing the way

  3. steering, guidance, direction(noun)

    the act of setting and holding a course

    "a new council was installed under the direction of the king"

Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary

  1. guidance(noun)ˈgaɪd ns

    help and advice

    Your teacher will give you guidance on how to do this.; under the guidance of an expert

  2. guidanceˈgaɪd ns

    the controls that guide a rocket

    a missile guidance system


  1. guidance(Noun)

    the act or process of guiding

  2. guidance(Noun)

    advice or counselling on some topic

  3. guidance(Noun)

    any process or system to control the path of a vehicle, missile etc.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Guidance(noun)

    the act or result of guiding; the superintendence or assistance of a guide; direction; government; a leading


  1. Guidance Solutions

    Guidance Solutions, Inc., abbreviated Guidance is a website development company that specializes in building customized eCommerce websites and mobile applications for retailers such as Burlington Coat Factory and Foot Locker. The company was founded in Hawthorne, California in 1993 by Joe Tang, Pillan Thirumalaisamy, and Vijay Kotrappa. The services offered by the site include eCommerce development elements such as site definition and development as well as mobile and social websites and apps. In February 2008 the company was purchased by its employees and is currently owned by CEO Jason Meugniot and CIO Jon Provisor. The company has been named one of the "Best Places to Work" by the Los Angeles Business Journal and received a "Partner in Excellence Award" from Magento, recognizing it as one of the top 10 Magento partners. Between March 2007 and January 2008 the company underwent a series of changes in order to operate as a more environmentally aware and 100% carbon-neutral company.

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'guidance' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #3218

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'guidance' in Written Corpus Frequency: #2309

  3. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'guidance' in Nouns Frequency: #1327

Translations for guidance

Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary


advice towards doing something

a project prepared under the guidance of the professor.

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