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direction

noun
 
 
/dɪˈrekʃən/
WAY [C] B1 the way that someone or something is going or facing
yön, istikamet, doğrultu
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
birine doğru
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
bir şeyin gelişim veya değişim şekli, yönü, tarzı
Our careers have gone in very different directions.Making progress and advancingBecoming better
CONTROL [U] control or instructions
talimat, yönerge
Under his direction the company has doubled its profits.Controlling and being in chargeInstructions and orders
PURPOSE [U] knowing what you want to do
ne yapacağını bilen
According to his teachers, he lacks direction.Goals and purposes
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 Chinese (Simplified) 方向, 方向,朝向…
in Polish kierunek, strona, kierownictwo…
(Definition of direction from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)
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