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1. direction

noun. ['dɝˈɛkʃən, diːˈrɛkʃɪn, daɪˈrɛkʃɪn, dɪˈrɛkʃɪn'] a line leading to a place or point.

Synonyms

  • trend
  • tendency
  • path
  • bearing
  • north-south direction
  • route
  • qibla
  • way
  • itinerary
  • course
  • heading
  • east-west direction

Antonyms

  • posterior
  • inner
  • posteriority
  • outer

Etymology

  • directio (Latin)

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2. direction

noun. ['dɝˈɛkʃən, diːˈrɛkʃɪn, daɪˈrɛkʃɪn, dɪˈrɛkʃɪn'] the spatial relation between something and the course along which it points or moves.

Synonyms

  • leeward
  • north
  • compass point
  • compass north
  • outgoing
  • west
  • south
  • windward
  • spatial relation
  • incoming
  • frontage
  • northeast
  • east
  • position
  • orientation
  • seaward
  • southwest
  • opposition
  • southeast
  • northwest
  • magnetic north

Antonyms

  • outgoing
  • incoming
  • windward
  • outwardness

Etymology

  • directio (Latin)

3. direction

noun. ['dɝˈɛkʃən, diːˈrɛkʃɪn, daɪˈrɛkʃɪn, dɪˈrɛkʃɪn'] a general course along which something has a tendency to develop.

Synonyms

  • tenor
  • disposition
  • inclination

Antonyms

  • node
  • middle
  • end
  • beginning

Etymology

  • directio (Latin)

4. direction

noun. ['dɝˈɛkʃən, diːˈrɛkʃɪn, daɪˈrɛkʃɪn, dɪˈrɛkʃɪn'] something that provides direction or advice as to a decision or course of action.

Synonyms

  • guidance
  • subject matter
  • confidential information
  • cynosure
  • counsel
  • counselling
  • wind
  • career counseling
  • genetic counseling
  • steer
  • counseling
  • road map
  • hint
  • lead
  • substance
  • message
  • tip
  • content
  • marriage counseling

Antonyms

  • break
  • irrelevance
  • unpointedness
  • downwind

Etymology

  • directio (Latin)

5. South

noun. the region of the United States lying to the south of the Mason-Dixon line.

Synonyms

  • Tidewater
  • Louisiana
  • VA
  • U.S.A.
  • Gulf States
  • Free State
  • Georgia
  • North Carolina
  • America
  • Maryland
  • Piedmont
  • MS
  • Magnolia State
  • southern
  • Volunteer State
  • Carolinas
  • Carolina
  • MD
  • U.S.
  • Old Dominion
  • Old Dominion State
  • United States of America
  • Deep South
  • Camellia State
  • Peach State
  • Old Line State
  • Southerner
  • TN
  • Tar Heel State
  • Tidewater region
  • Tennessee
  • Virginia
  • US
  • Mississippi
  • the States
  • NC
  • LA
  • AL
  • Empire State of the South
  • Pelican State
  • South Carolina
  • GA
  • SC
  • USA
  • Palmetto State
  • Alabama
  • United States
  • Old North State

Antonyms

  • Federal
  • blue
  • Yankee
  • north-central

6. North

noun. the region of the United States lying to the north of the Mason-Dixon line.

Synonyms

  • U.S.A.
  • Yank
  • US
  • Northerner
  • northern
  • America
  • the States
  • USA
  • U.S.
  • United States
  • Yankee

Antonyms

  • Dixieland
  • Confederate
  • grey
  • Confederate States

7. south

adjective. ['ˈsaʊθ'] situated in or facing or moving toward or coming from the south.

Synonyms

  • southbound
  • southmost
  • southwestward
  • Confederacy
  • Confederate States
  • southern
  • southward
  • South
  • southeastward
  • Confederate States of America
  • Dixie
  • southernmost
  • southwesterly
  • southwestern
  • Dixieland
  • southeasterly
  • southwest
  • southerly
  • southeast
  • southeastern

Antonyms

  • free state
  • eastern
  • western
  • there

8. north

adverb. ['ˈnɔrθ'] in a northern direction.

Synonyms

  • northwards
  • northerly

Antonyms

  • incoming
  • windward
  • there

9. south

adverb. ['ˈsaʊθ'] in a southern direction.

Synonyms

  • to the south

Antonyms

  • inactivity
  • studio

10. north

adjective. ['ˈnɔrθ'] situated in or facing or moving toward or coming from the north.

Synonyms

  • northerly
  • northwest
  • northbound
  • northernmost
  • northwesterly
  • northeastern
  • northern
  • northwestward
  • northwestern
  • northward
  • northmost
  • northeast
  • northeastward
  • northeasterly

Antonyms

  • western
  • eastern
  • enfranchisement
  • leeward
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