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Spell Check of direction

Correct spelling: direction

Definition of direction:

  1. The act of directing; end aimed at; the line in which a body moves; course; the act of governing; management; guidance; instruction in what manner to proceed; the address on a letter; a body or board of directors.

Common misspellings for direction:

ditection, derection, diraction, dirition, diration, dicrection, driction, deretion.

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Examples of usage for direction:

  1. The direction of an object is the line of motion or of vision toward it, or the line in which the object is moving, considered from our own actual or mental standpoint. Way, literally the road or path, comes naturally to mean the direction of the road or path; conversationally, way is almost a perfect synonym of direction as, which way did he go? or, in which direction Bearing is the direction in which an object is seen with reference to another, and especially with reference to the points of the compass. Course is the direction of a moving object; inclination, that toward which a stationary object leans; tendency, the direction toward which anything stretches or reaches out; tendency is stronger and more active than inclination. Compare AIM; CARE; ORDER; OVERSIGHT. –  by
  2. Next evening up comes the boy according to direction –  by
  3. So then and there it was arranged that a trip in that direction should be made the next day. –  by

Quotes for direction:

  1. The highest manifestation of life consists in this: that a being governs its own actions. A thing which is always subject to the direction of another is somewhat of a dead thing.
  2. The fragrance of flowers spreads only in the direction of the wind. But the goodness of a person spreads in all direction.
  3. I can't change the direction of the wind, but I can adjust my sails to always reach my destination.
  4. Of course, the world is full of problems. But on the other hand it's important to get the sense... are we generally moving in the right direction or the wrong direction?
  5. You have riches and freedom here but I feel no sense of faith or direction. You have so many computers, why don't you use them in the search for love?
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