Children's, Intermediate and Advanced Online English Dictionary & Thesaurus

Comprehensive
Dictionary Suite
Help
Help
Help
 
   
Display options
 
Lookup History
directory

di·rec·to·ry

directory

 
pronunciation:
d rek t ri
parts of speech:
noun, adjective
features:
Word Combinations (noun)
part of speech: noun
inflections: directories
definition 1: an index of names, locations, and often other data, such as a listing of telephone subscribers' names, addresses, and telephone numbers, or a listing of building occupants and their room numbers.
similar words:
catalog
definition 2: a book of directions or instructions.
definition 3: a named list of files that enables a computer user to retrieve information.
Word CombinationsSubscriber feature About this feature
 
part of speech: adjective
definition: serving to direct.