Synonyms for directive

Synonyms for (noun) directive

Synonyms: directive

Definition: a pronouncement encouraging or banning some activity

Usage: the boss loves to send us directives

Similar words: pronouncement, say-so, dictum

Definition: an authoritative declaration

Synonyms for (adj) directive

Synonyms: directing, directional, directive, guiding

Definition: showing the way by conducting or leading; imposing direction on

Usage: felt his mother's directing arm around him; the directional role of science on industrial progress

Similar words: leading

Definition: going or proceeding or going in advance; showing the way

Usage: we rode in the leading car; the leading edge of technology

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