Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • adjective Of or indicating direction.
  • adjective Electronics Capable of receiving or sending signals in one direction only.
  • adjective Relating to guidance in effort, behavior, or thought.
  • noun A directional signal.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • Pertaining or relating to direction.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adjective of or pertaining to direction (definition 2).
  • adjective serving to indicate direction.
  • adjective (Radio) transmitting radio signals in a specific direction, or receiving signals only from a narrow angle of directions, thus serving to indicate the direction from which radio signals are coming. Used of antennas.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • adjective Indicating direction.
  • adjective Of or relating to guidance or help.
  • noun Something that indicates direction, such as a turn signal.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adjective relating to direction toward a (nonspatial) goal
  • adjective relating to or indicating directions in space
  • adjective showing the way by conducting or leading; imposing direction on

Etymologies

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

direction +‎ -al

Examples

    Sorry, no example sentences found.

Comments

Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.