guidance guidance  /ˈɡaɪ dəns/


  1. (n) something that provides direction or advice as to a decision or course of action
  2. (n) the act of guiding or showing the way
  3. (n) the act of setting and holding a course


  1. The President Brings a Middle East policy hand to the White House to buttress the political and diplomatic guidance of his National Security Adviser.
  2. Within the House Chamber, he has provided the guidance that lawmakers have been begging for.
  3. Guidance: Sea-skimming cruise monitored by radar altimeter, active radar terminal homing.


  1. Mo. releases guidance for student transfers

    Mo. releases guidance for student transfers Associated Press Copyright 2013 Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed. Updated 2:57 pm, Wednesday, June 19, 2013 (AP) — Parents wanting to transfer their children out of failing school districts should act by Aug. 1, and if demand is higher than available classroom seats ...
    on June 20, 2013     Source: San Francisco Chronicle

  2. Missouri releases guidance for student transfers from failing schools

    The guidance comes a week after the state Supreme Court upheld a 1993 law requiring unaccredited school districts to pay for students to transfer to nearby schools. Read more
    on June 20, 2013     Source: Columbia Missourian

  3. Philly guidance counselors help save ducklings from storm drain

    Two Philadelphia School District guidance counselors were on their way to work when they stopped to help a family in need - a feathered family.
    on June 18, 2013     Source: WPVI 6abc Philadelphia


  1. "I miss his guidance," Woods said. "I wish I could have guidance through all this -- to have him help straighten me up. I know he would have done it."
    on Mar 21, 2010 By: Tiger Wood Source: The Star-Ledger -

  2. "For those who carried out some of these operations within the four corners of legal opinions or guidance that had been provided from the White House, I do not think it's appropriate for them to be prosecuted," President Obama said today....
    on Apr 21, 2009 By: Barack Obama Source: ABC News

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