The definition of direct is something that is the shortest way or someone honest and to the point.(adjective)
To direct is defined as to supervise, manage or point towards.(verb)
An example of to direct is instructing a performer what to do next in a play.
See direct in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: ME < L directus, pp. of dirigere, to lay straight, direct < di-, apart, from + regere, to keep straight, rule: see regal
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verb di·rect·ed, di·rect·ing, di·rects verb, transitive
Origin: Middle English directen
Origin: , from Latin dīrigere, dīrēct-, to give direction to
Origin: : dī-, dis-, apart; see dis-
Origin: + regere, to guide; see reg- in Indo-European roots.
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