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Dictionary of Nautical Terms

  1. guides

    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

  1. guides

    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.

  2. guides

    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.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of guides in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of guides in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of guides in a Sentence

  1. Lawrence Sterne:

    To have respect for ourselves guides our morals; and to have a deference for others governs our manners.

  2. Daniel J. Boorstin:

    Modern tourist guides have helped raised tourist expectations. And they have provided the natives -- from Kaiser Wilhelm down to the villagers of Chichacestenango -- with a detailed and itemized list of what is expected of them and when. These are the up-to-date scripts for actors on the tourists stage.

  3. Unknown:

    Ideals are like stars. You will not succeed in touching them with your hands. But, like the seafaring man on the desert of waters, you choose them as your guides and following them you will reach your destiny.

  4. Yaron Finzi:

    I could not have completed the field work without the help of the tour guides and hikers.

  5. Kat Heldman:

    I begged her expedition company to give me whatever satphone numbers they knew of in the region for guides, i called them one after another until I found her.

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