What does directed mean?

Definitions for directed
dɪˈrɛk tɪd, daɪ-di·rect·ed

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. directedadjective

    (often used in combination) having a specified direction

    "a positively directed vector"; "goal-directed"

  2. directedadjective

    manageable by a supervising agent

    "a directed program of study"

GCIDE

  1. directedadjective

    marked with a destination; -- of mail or parcels; as, I throw away all mail directed to `resident'. Opposite of unaddressed.

Wiktionary

  1. directedadjective

    In a manner emphasizing one's point of view.

  2. directedadjective

    Having the properties of a directed graph.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Directed

    of Direct

Editors Contribution

  1. directedverb

    Verb form of the word direct.

    They directed the children to the local park as they were of an age where they could visit it themselves together.

    Submitted by MaryC on March 20, 2020  

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'directed' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #2935

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'directed' in Written Corpus Frequency: #4616

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of directed in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of directed in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of directed in a Sentence

  1. Yxstian Gutierrez:

    A worker in one of Amazons fulfillment centers in Moreno Valley has tested positive for Covid-19, it is not known if the worker lives in the City of Moreno Valley because everyones personal medical information is considered private. The worker is undergoing treatment, and several co-workers have been directed to self-quarantine and are under observation by health officials.

  2. Lanny Davis:

    There is no factual dispute, mr. Trump's lawyers said President Donald Trump directed Michael Cohen to make that payment. President Donald Trump is as much guilty of a felony, President Donald Trump just hasn't owned up to it.

  3. Benevolent Association president Pat Lynch:

    Criminals know that the politicians are all talk, they know there are no real consequences for their vicious anti-Asian hate, even when it’s directed at a police officer. If the politicians really want to ‘Stop the Hate,’ they need to stop demonizing cops first.

  4. Seneca:

    Desultory reading is delightful, but to be beneficial, our reading must be carefully directed.

  5. Deodatta V. Shenai-Khatkhate:

    Whenever we look back in life and connect the dots, we often discover the strange fact of life; a strange dichotomy that at every juncture when we felt that we were being rejected for a good opportunity, we were in actuality getting directed to a far better opportunity of lifetime, precisely at that very moment. Such is the stream of life, flowing constantly, uninterrupted, always upwards and onwards! A Viaxe Continua!

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