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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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Due to the merger agreement announced on December 5, 2006, Direct General Corporation will not hold a conference call or webcast regarding its fourth quarter results.
Department of the Treasury and Federal Reserve Banks on behalf of the Go Direct campaign, coincides with a yearlong "Countdown to Retirement" pledge drive to encourage baby boomers preparing to head into retirement to choose direct deposit once they start collecting Social Security benefits.
At Social Security we urge everyone to receive their benefits through direct deposit," said Leslie Walker, Regional Communications Director for Social Security.
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