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A guide is a person who leads travelers, sportspeople, or tourists through unknown or unfamiliar locations. The term can also be applied to a person who leads others to more abstract goals such as knowledge or wisdom.
Dictionary of Nautical Terms
Men supposed to know the country and its roads employed to direct a body of men on their march. The French and Belgians have "corps de guides."
Military Dictionary and Gazetteer
Generally the country people in the neighborhood where an army encamps. They give intelligence concerning the country, and the roads by which the enemy may approach. In time of war, particularly in the seat of it, the guides invariably accompany headquarters. Of late years it has been customary to form them into regular corps with proper officers at their head.
The name given to the non-commissioned officers, or other enlisted men, who take positions to mark the pivots, marches, formations, and alignments in modern discipline; the French call them jaloneurs, from jalon, a post.
The numerical value of guides in Chaldean Numerology is: 4
The numerical value of guides in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2
Examples of guides in a Sentence
Intuition is like a compass that guides your decision-making process when answers are not readily available.
Ideals are like stars: you will not succeed in touching them with your hands, but like the seafaring man on the ocean desert of waters, you choose them as your guides, and following them, you reach your destiny.
They reached the top with three Nepali sherpa guides.
These particles are intimately associated with the magnetic field, which guides their motions, therefore, any knowledge of particles gives you information on the geomagnetic field as well.
In Kenya, for example, contact the Kenya Professional Safari Guides Association.
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