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guidance

guid·ance

guidance

 
 
pronunciation:
gaI dns
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: the act of guiding.
With my grandmother's guidance, I learned how to quilt.
similar words:
direction
definition 2: advice.
The school counselor gave me guidance about what courses to take in high school.
similar words:
counsel
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