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Synonyms for direct

Synonyms for direct

to have charge of (the affairs of others)

to control the course of (an activity)

to exercise authority or influence over

to devote (oneself or one's efforts)

to move (a weapon or blow, for example) in the direction of someone or something

to mark (a written communication) with its destination

proceeding or lying in an uninterrupted line or course

marked by the absence of any intervention

of unbroken descent or lineage

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Synonyms for direct

command with authority

intend (something) to move towards a certain goal

guide the actors in (plays and films)

point or cause to go (blows, weapons, or objects such as photographic equipment) towards

lead, as in the performance of a composition

give directions to

specifically design a product, event, or activity for a certain public

put an address on (an envelope)

plan and direct (a complex undertaking)

direct in spatial dimensions

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having no intervening persons, agents, conditions

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straightforward in means or manner or behavior or language or action

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in a straight unbroken line of descent from parent to child

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moving from west to east on the celestial sphere

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similar in nature or effect or relation to another quantity

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(of a current) flowing in one direction only

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being an immediate result or consequence

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in precisely the same words used by a writer or speaker

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lacking compromising or mitigating elements

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without deviation

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In addition, the Company expanded the reach of its Community Correctional Services (CCS) business unit through the award of five separate contracts, two in Tennessee and three in Georgia, for direct supervision programs.
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The distribution of relief materials is undertaken in line with the directives of Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Abdullah and under the direct supervision of Interior Minister Prince Muhammad bin Naif, general supervisor of Saudi Relief Campaigns.
This came in implementation of the directives of the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, and under direct supervision of Prince Mohammed bin Naif bin Abdulaziz, Minister of Interior and General Supervisor of Saudi Relief Campaigns.
The cleaning operation is continuing under the direct supervision of commissioner and district coordinating officer Rawalpindi.
The Inmate Behavior Management Initiative includes services on direct supervision jails and assistance related to effectively managing inmates in any jail, regardless of the physical plant design.
Also, Kieffer's group recommended restricting most city commissions to advisory rather than management roles so the mayor would have more direct supervision of department heads.
A partner will generally be personally liable only for his own conduct and the conduct of those under his direct supervision.
In order to qualify for the CPM designation, candidates must demonstrate at least five years of effective property management experience, as defined by IREM, or three years if under the direct supervision of another CPM.
Nether worked for Santa Barbara Aerospace from June 1996 to March 1999 with responsibilities for overall plant operations including the direct supervision of over eighty maintenance personnel and as a sheet metal foreman for Garrett Aviation, Santa Barbara, a wholly owned subsidiary of General Electric (NYSE: GE) and a part of the GE corporate aviation team.
In this new role Dr Gergel with more than 25 years of pharmaceutical leadership and drug development experience will be responsible for the company's clinical strategy and activities, such as direct supervision of clinical research, clinical operations, medical affairs, regulatory affairs, and drug safety and surveillance.
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The RDH MLP would work under direct supervision of a dentist and may even have private practice with a contractual relationship of direct supervision of a dentist who would see the patient within a reasonable period of time.
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