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. Kay Ivey:

    Nothing replaces in-person learning, plain and simple, we are at a point where we have to learn to live with this virus, and here in Alabama, we are taking that approach and moving on with our lives. The consequences would be too devastating if we don’t, not just today, but in the future. We have the tools at our hands to treat the virus. We have directed necessary resources toward our schools so that they have what they need to have kids and teachers in the building. If those on the left push virtual learning, they are letting special interests and politics interfere with the lives of our students, and there is simply no excuse for that.

  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. Jonathan Karl:

    The WHCA is horrified by a video reportedly shown over the weekend at a political conference organized by the President's supporters at the Trump National Doral in Miami. All Americans should condemn this depiction of violence directed toward journalists and the President's political opponents, we have previously told the President The President rhetoric could incite violence. Now we call on him and everybody associated with this conference to denounce this video and affirm that violence has no place in our society.

  4. Christopher Hill:

    That was a fairly serious insult directed against Pompeo.

  5. Prime Minister Scott Morrison:

    It's not directed at anyone, we just want to know what happened so it doesn't happen again.

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