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Meaning of “point sb towards/in the direction of sth” in the English Dictionary

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point sb towards/in the direction of sth

to ​suggest that someone should do or ​buy a ​particular thing: The ​salesman was ​trying to point us in the ​direction of the most ​expensivefurniture in the ​showroom.
(Definition of point sb towards/in the direction of sth from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “point sb towards/in the direction of sth”
in Chinese (Simplified) 指出,指向…
in Chinese (Traditional) 提議某人做某事或購買某物…
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