directing
index advisory, determinative, executive, leading (guiding), prevailing (having superior force)

Burton's Legal Thesaurus. . 2006

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  • directing — Art of coordinating and controlling all elements in the staging of a play or making of a film. Until the late 19th century, a theatrical director was usually the play s leading actor or the company s actor manager. Today s stage director combines …   Universalium

  • Directing — Direct Di*rect , v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Directed}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Directing}.] 1. To arrange in a direct or straight line, as against a mark, or towards a goal; to point; to aim; as, to direct an arrow or a piece of ordnance. [1913 Webster] 2. To …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • directing — adjective showing the way by conducting or leading; imposing direction on (Freq. 1) felt his mother s directing arm around him the directional role of science on industrial progress • Syn: ↑directional, ↑directive, ↑guiding • S …   Useful english dictionary

  • directing — Synonyms and related words: administrative, bureaucratic, chief, commanding, controlling, directive, directorial, directory, executive, governing, guiding, head, leading, managerial, managing, ministerial, official, regulating, regulative,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • directing — n. guiding, conducting, managing; aim, bearing di·rect || dɪ rekt v. guide, lead, instruct; manage; command; supervise, produce (a play, movie, etc.) adj. straight, forthright; clear adv. directly, clearly; in a forthright manner …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Directing Staff — are the military officers who comprise the permanent instructional staff at a military staff college. They are customarily one rank higher than the officers undergoing instruction …   Wikipedia

  • Directing staff — are the military officers who comprise the permanent instructional staff at a military staff college. They are customarily one rank higher than the officers undergoing instruction. Categories: Military ranksMilitary rank stubs …   Wikipedia

  • directing agency — index patronage (power to appoint jobs) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • directing head — index chief, principal (director) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • directing power — index clout Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

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