What does directing mean?

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di·rect·ing

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. directing, directional, directive, guiding(adj)

    showing the way by conducting or leading; imposing direction on

    "felt his mother's directing arm around him"; "the directional role of science on industrial progress"

Webster Dictionary

  1. Directing

    of Direct

Editors Contribution

  1. directing

    Verb form of the word direct.

    Directing people to the house was easy as there is a postcode system.

    Submitted by MaryC on March 20, 2020  

How to pronounce directing?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say directing in sign language?

  1. directing

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of directing in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of directing in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of directing in a Sentence

  1. Doug Suttles:

    Our 2015 capital program ... is focused on our most strategic plays, we will continue to exercise discipline with every investment decision that we make directing about 80 percent of our capital to our four most strategic assets.

  2. Bruce Barton:

    When a load of bricks, dumped on a corner lot, can arrange themselves into a house; when a handful of springs and screws and wheels, emptied on a desk, can gather themselves into a watch, then and not until then will it seem sensible, to some of us at least, to believe that all these thousands or millions of worlds could have been created, balanced and set to revolving in their separate orbits -- all without any directing intelligence at all.

  3. Doug Madory:

    For the past 24 hours North Korea's connectivity to the outside world has been progressively getting degraded to the point now that they are totally offline, there's either a benign explanation - their routers are perhaps having a software glitch; that's possible. It also seems possible that somebody can be directing some sort of an attack against them and they're having trouble staying online.

  4. Creighton Magid:

    This order likely will result in agencies directing significant resources toward the agencies' very survival. That alone, will significantly slow regulatory activity.

  5. Keith Nowak:

    It’s all about directing your funds towards fun.

Images & Illustrations of directing

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