Translation of "direct" - English-Japanese dictionary

direct

adjective, adverb uk /dɪˈrekt/ us /dəˈrekt, dɑɪˈrekt/

B1 going straight from one place to another without turning or stopping

直行の
We went by the most direct route.

with no other person or thing involved or between

直接の
direct sunlight

Opposite

verb uk /dɪˈrekt/ us /dəˈrekt, dɑɪˈrekt/

B1 to tell the actors in a movie or play what to do

(映画、劇などを)監督する
a movie directed by Alfred Hitchcock

B1 to show or tell someone how to get to a place

(人)に道を教える
Can you direct / me to the manager’s office please?

(Translation of “direct” from the Cambridge English–Japanese Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)