directed directed  /də ˈrɛk təd/

Definition(s):

  1. (adj) (often used in combination) having a specified direction
  2. (adj) manageable by a supervising agent

Usage(s):

  1. Most Americans are still inner-directed.
  2. Playful, fantastical, and art-directed within an inch of its life in candy colors by Barry Sonnenfeld, Daisies is as romantic as it is outlandish.
  3. Best Performance by an Actress: Charlotte Gainsbourg, France, for Antichrist, directed by Lars von Trier.

News

  1. Anna Kendrick in Talks to Be Cinderella in Musical 'Into the Woods'

    The Rob Marshall-directed film already includes Meryl Streep, Johnny Depp, Emily Blunt, Chris Pine and Jake Gyllenhaal.
    on June 22, 2013     Source: AceShowbiz

  2. PHOTO CALL: Matthew Broderick and Todd Haynes Visit Off-Broadway's Far From Heaven

    Actor Matthew Broderick and Todd Haynes, who wrote and directed the film on which the musical is based, paid a visit to Off-Broadway's Far From Heaven June 20.
    on June 22, 2013     Source: Playbill

  3. "Purchasing Rental Properties inside a Self-Directed Retirement Account", A Joint Webinar Hosted by Henderson ...

    This joint webinar hosted by Sean McKay, Senior Vice President of American IRA , and Phil Henderson, President of Henderson Properties will provide attendees with a wealth of information about both the Charlotte real estate market and the added benefits of using a self-directed retirement account to fund those deals. (PRWeb June 21, 2013) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases ...
    on June 22, 2013     Source: PRWeb

Quotes

  1. "We have directed BP to mobilise additional equipment and technology. In the coming days and weeks, these efforts should capture up to 90% of the oil leaking out of the well," said Obama. "This is until the company finishes drilling a relief...
    on Jun 15, 2010 By: Barack Obama Source: The Guardian

  2. "Based on information that has subsequently come to light, the president has directed the [Justice Department's] pardon attorney not to execute and deliver a grant of clemency to Mr. Toussie," White House Press Secretary Dana Perino said in a...
    on Dec 24, 2008 By: Dana Perino Source: CNN

  3. "And I urge other leaders to follow the President's lead and other countries to follow the US lead, to adopt much tougher sanctions against Iran, primarily those directed against its energy sector," he added.
    on Jul 7, 2010 By: Benjamin Netanyahu Source: Aysor

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