Translation of "direct" - English-Russian dictionary

direct

verb uk us /dɪˈrekt, daɪˈrekt/
FILM/PLAY [ T ]

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

режиссировать, ставить фильм или пьесу
a film directed by Alfred Hitchcock
direct sth against/at/towards, etc sb/sth

to aim something at someone or something

направлять что-либо против/на кого-либо
The demonstrators' anger was directed at the police.
ROUTE [ T ]

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

показывать дорогу
Can you direct me to the manager's office please?
ORGANIZE [ T ]

to organize and control the way something is done

руководить
He directed the building of the new art gallery.
direct sb to do sth formal

to officially order someone to do something

давать указание, велеть
They directed us not to discuss the matter.

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