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Russian translation of “direction”

direction

noun   /dɪˈrekʃən/
WAY [C] B1 the way that someone or something is going or facing
направление
The car sped away in the direction of the airport. I think we're going in the wrong direction.Direction of motionPoints of the compass
in sb's direction B2 towards someone
в чьем-либо направлении
She keeps looking in my direction.Direction of motionPoints of the compassDescribing movement towards
DEVELOPMENT [C] the way that someone or something changes or develops
направление, путь развития
Our careers have gone in very different directions.Making progress and advancingBecoming better
CONTROL [U] control or instructions
руководство
Under his direction the company has doubled its profits.Controlling and being in chargeInstructions and orders
PURPOSE [U] knowing what you want to do
целенаправленность
According to his teachers, he lacks direction.Goals and purposes
(Definition of direction noun from the Cambridge English-Russian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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