Synonyms for guide

Synonyms for (noun) guide

Synonyms: guide

Definition: a structure or marking that serves to direct the motion or positioning of something

Similar words: structure, construction

Definition: a thing constructed; a complex entity constructed of many parts

Usage: the structure consisted of a series of arches; she wore her hair in an amazing construction of whirls and ribbons


Synonyms: guide, template, templet

Definition: a model or standard for making comparisons

Similar words: example, model

Definition: a representative form or pattern

Usage: I profited from his example


Synonyms: guide, guidebook

Definition: something that offers basic information or instruction

Similar words: vade mecum, handbook, enchiridion

Definition: a concise reference book providing specific information about a subject or location


Synonyms: guide

Definition: someone who shows the way by leading or advising

Similar words: leader

Definition: a person who rules or guides or inspires others


Synonyms: scout, pathfinder, guide

Definition: someone who can find paths through unexplored territory

Similar words: expert

Definition: a person with special knowledge or ability who performs skillfully


Synonyms: usher, guide

Definition: someone employed to conduct others

Similar words: escort

Definition: an attendant who is employed to accompany someone

Synonyms for (verb) guide

Synonyms: direct, steer, maneuver, manoeuver, manoeuvre, point, channelise, channelize, guide, head

Definition: direct the course; determine the direction of travelling

Similar words: command, control

Definition: exercise authoritative control or power over

Usage: control the budget; Command the military forces


Synonyms: guide, guide on

Definition: use as a guide

Usage: They had the lights to guide on

Similar words: orient, orientate

Definition: determine one's position with reference to another point

Usage: We had to orient ourselves in the forest


Synonyms: steer, guide

Definition: be a guiding or motivating force or drive

Usage: The teacher steered the gifted students towards the more challenging courses

Similar words: direct

Definition: be in charge of