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How to Pronounce direction?

Correct pronunciation for the word "direction" is [da͡ɪɹˈɛkʃən], [da‍ɪɹˈɛkʃən], [d_aɪ_ɹ_ˈɛ_k_ʃ_ə_n].

"Direction" in context

Direction is an essential part of everyday life, whether it's in choosing what career path to take, finding our way physically from one place to another, or deciding which direction to move our lives in overall. It's not a matter of simply throwing a dart at a map and hoping for the best. Direction means deliberately choosing an action or course of action that will lead to a desired outcome, while also considering unintended consequences. Making decisions as to where to go and what to do requires a combination of rationality, experience, and intuition.

What are similar-sounding words for direction?

Usage over time for direction:

This graph shows how "direction" have occurred between 1800 and 2008 in a corpus of English books.


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