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direction

noun (POSITION)
方向
 
 
/daɪˈrek.ʃən/
[C] the position towards which someone or something moves or faces
方向,朝向
"No, go that way," I said, pointing in the opposite direction.
“不对,往那边走,”我一边说一边指着相反的方向。
He was going in the direction of the bedroom.
他正朝着卧室走去。
They drove away in opposite directions.
他们朝相反的方向驶去。
Direction of motionPoints of the compass
directions [plural] instructions that you give to someone about how to find a particular place
指路,指示路径
Can you give me directions to your house?
你能告诉我去你家怎么走吗?
"Did you have any difficulty finding the theatre?" "No, your directions were excellent."
“那个戏院好找吗?”“好找,你告诉我的路线非常清楚。”
Instructions and orders
sb's direction the area or position which someone is in
某人的方向
She keeps looking in my direction.
她一直朝我这边看。
General location and orientation
sense of direction the ability to find places or to know which direction to go
方向感,方位感
a good sense of direction
很强的方向感
Which way is it? - I have no/a lousy sense of direction!
该走哪条路?——我没有一点方向感/我的方向感极差!
Places and locationsUnpleasant places
Translations of “direction”
in Korean 방향…
in Arabic اتِّجاه…
in Portuguese direção…
in Catalan direcció…
in Japanese 方向, 方角…
in Italian direzione…
in Chinese (Traditional) 方向, 方向,朝向…
in Russian направление, путь развития, руководство…
in Turkish yön, istikamet, doğrultu…
in Polish kierunek, strona, kierownictwo…
(Definition of direction noun (POSITION) from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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