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Distribution of usage frequency for the most common synonyms of the noun guidance:

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Definition of the noun guidance

What does guidance mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: guidances

  1. something that provides direction or advice as to a decision or course of action
  2. the act of guiding or showing the way
    • lexical domain: Acts - nouns denoting acts or actions
    • synonym of guidance: steering
    • more generic words: direction / management = the act of managing something
  3. the act of setting and holding a course
    • lexical domain: Acts - nouns denoting acts or actions
    • synonyms of guidance: direction / steering
    • more generic word: control = the activity of managing or exerting control over something
    • more specific terms:
      • driving = the act of controlling and steering the movement of a vehicle or animal
      • aim = the action of directing something at an object
      • navigation / pilotage / piloting = the guidance of ships or airplanes from place to place
      • celestial guidance = a method of controlling the flight of a missile or spacecraft by reference to the positions of celestial bodies
      • inertial navigation / inertial guidance = a method of controlling the flight of a missile by devices that respond to inertial forces
      • command guidance = a method of controlling the flight of a missile by commands originating from the ground or from another missile
      • terrestrial guidance = a method of controlling the flight of a missile by devices that respond to the strength and direction of the earth's gravitational field

Alternative definition of the noun guidance


  1. the act or process of guiding
  2. advice or counselling on some topic
  3. any process or system to control the path of a vehicle, missile etc.


  1. "Guidance" is a film, directed by Pat Mills.
  2. "Guidance" is a 2009 drama film written and directed by Johan Jonason.


"Guidance" is a book by Arthur S. Locke.


  1. "Guidance" is a musical album of Bandulu.
    • released in (23 years ago)
  2. "Guidance" is a composition.
  3. "GUIDANCE" is a musical album of Dirty Old Men.
    • released on (4 years ago)
  4. "Guidance" is a composition.
  5. "Guidance" is a musical single of Distant People.
    • released in (5 years ago)
  6. "Guidance" is a musical album of I & I Djangdan.
    • released on (5 years ago)
  7. "Guidance" is a musical single of Kamilian.
    • released in (19 years ago)
  8. "Guidance" is a musical album of Daweh Congo.
    • released on (15 years ago)
  9. "Guidance" is a musical album of The Meditations.
    • released on (12 years ago)


Guidance is a musical group.

  • album: "Dare"


Guidance: In financial reporting, guidance is a publicly traded corporation's official prediction of its own near-future profit or loss, stated as an amount of money per share. Guidance is usually given in a quarterly report to forecast the corporation's performance in the next quarter. Guidance is an aid to financial analysts and the stock market in valuing the corporation, and helps prevent overvaluation.

Phrases with Guidance

Phrases starting with the word Guidance:

  1. guidance device
  2. guidance system

Phrases ending with the word Guidance:

  1. Space Guidance
  2. divine guidance
  3. command guidance
  4. inertial guidance
  5. Marriage Guidance
  6. celestial guidance
  7. terrestrial guidance

Other phrase containing the word Guidance:

  1. inertial guidance system

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Guidance

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Google previewThe Holy Spirit (1991)

A Comprehensive Study of the Person and Work of the Holy Spirit by John F. Walvoord

Guidance is a most important element in Christian experience, and it is essential to a life in the will of God.

Google previewEducational And Vocational Guidance In Secondary Schools (2006)

by S K Kochhar

Guidance is a generalised and a specialised service: It is a generalised service because everyone — teachers, principals, parents, senior students, wardens, physical education instructors, librarians, doctors, etc. — plays a part in the ...

Google previewThe Child Labor Bulletin (1913)

The sixth is the tendency not to realize that even if we had information about the trades, vocational guidance is an educational problem and reaches down into the regular school as well as forward into special training. Some Possibilities of ...

Google previewProceedings (1912)

by National Child Labor Committee (U.S.)

The sixth is the tendency not to realize that even if we had information about the trades, vocational guidance is an educational problem and reaches down into the regular school as well as forward into special training. Some Possibilities of ...

Google previewChild Labor and Education (1912)

The sixth is the tendency not to realize that even if we had information about the trades, vocational guidance is an educational problem and reaches down into the regular school as well as forward into special training. Some Possibilities of ...

Google previewRedefining Social Problems (2013)

by Edward Seidman, Julian Rappaport

GuidanceGuidance” is a second important way in which institutions can increase social commitment. Guidance refers to a specific program of behavioral norms, linked to the guiding ideology. Kanter found that “by providing members with ...

Google previewEducational Administration and Management

by I. H. Sindhu

Guidance is that process by which adjustment and solution to a problem of a person is assisted. The problem of adjustment arises at the time when a person's needs are not fulfilled. The need of adjustment is felt due to individual differences ...

Google previewPearls of Wisdom (2012)

30 Inspirational Ideas to Live your Best Life Now! by Jack Canfield, Marci Schimoff, Chris Attwood

Divine Guidance is the com- munication you receive from your Spiritual Board of Directors, or your Divine Support Team and Source. This communication can come in the form of spontaneous insights, feelings, a sense of knowing, words you ...

Google previewSpirituality For Dummies (2011)

by Sharon Janis

Divine guidance is an especially important part of the positive creation equation because: Intelligence alone doesn't guarantee that you're making the right choices in life. There's no way to figure it all out with your mind, because “it all” is way ...

Google previewYoga The Spirit And Practice Of Moving Into Stillness (1996)

by Erich Schiffmann

Inner guidance is the means of right action. It is how you can know what to do. It is your deepest knowing made conscious. And as you learn to trust and make use of this faculty, it can become your deci— sion maker. The more experience you ...

Google previewDispute Settlement Reports 1998: Volume 4, Pages 1177-1829 (2000)

by World Trade Organization

The United States quotes one of Japan's leading trade scholars who defined that "administrative guidance is a de facto, rather than a de jure, directive issued by government officials...

1n a broad sense, administrative guidance is a form of ...

Google previewLearning and Teaching Nursing (2012)

by B Sankaranarayanan, B Sindhu

Guidance is a service meant for all: It is a regular service, which is required at every stage for every student, not only...

Guidance is an organized service and not an incidental activip/ of the school: It is broad based and has a definite purpose.

Google previewPractical Management of Pain (2013)

by Honorio T. Benzon, James P. Rathmell, Christopher L. Wu, Dennis C. Turk, Charles E. Argoff, Robert W. Hurley

Ultrasound guidance is the preferred method to ensure accuracy and safety.

Newer cone beam computed tomography guidance is a promising technique that ensures superior procedural accuracy, limits radiation exposure, and saves time.

Google previewMilwaukee (1922)

Vocational guidance is a much misunderstood and misused word. Those who will take the time to learn more about the "Find...

Google previewDepartment of Defense dictionary of military and associated terms (Online)

Contingency Planning Guidance — The Contingency Planning Guidance (CPG) fulfills the statutory duty of the Secretary of Defense to furnish written policy guidance annually to the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff for contingency ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Computer Science and Technology (1987)

Volume 18 - Supplement 3: Computers in SPateflight: The NASA Experience by Allen Kent, James G. Williams

Guidance and Control grudgingly accepted the CCS computer on the condition it be speeded up. Requirements for active control during the kick stage burn meant that real-time control programs would have to be written to operate within a ...

Google previewBailliere's Nurses' Dictionary - E-Book (2014)

for Nurses and Healthcare Workers by Barbara F. Weller

The NMC has produced Guidance for continuing professional development for nurse and midwife prescribers which will help ensure that all nurse and midwife prescribers are able to continue to meet the Standards of Proficiency for nurse and ...

Google previewThe Concise Corsini Encyclopedia of Psychology and Behavioral Science (2004)

by W. Edward Craighead, Charles B. Nemeroff

Counseling as an educational intervention has been associated with schools and guidance programs, whereas counseling as a more medically oriented intervention has become interchangeable with psychotherapy practiced in clinical ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Counseling (2008)

by Frederick T. Leong

Early changes across three professional movements— guidance counseling and educational reform, mental health reform, and the psychometrics movement— came together to create the foundation of the counseling profession. As the 1900s ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Poetical Illustrations (1877)

Specially Selected with View to the Needs of the Pulpit and Platform by Robert Aitkin Bertram

GUIDANCE That only when we love, we 6nd How far our hearts remain behind The love they should bestow. While we had little care to call On Thee, and scarcely pra/d at all, We seem'd enough to pray ; But now we only think with ...

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Quotes about Guidance

What I am actually saying is that we need to be willing to let our intuition guide us, and then be willing to follow that guidance directly and fearlessly. (Shakti Gawain)
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Scrabble value of G2U1I1D2A1N1C3E1

The value of this 8-letter word is 12 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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