verb (used with object), guid·ed, guid·ing.
SYNONYMS FOR guide
THINK YOU’VE GOT A HANDLE ON THIS US STATE NICKNAME QUIZ?
Origin of guide
OTHER WORDS FROM guide
Example sentences from the Web for guide
It takes less than five minutes to set up, and this guide will help.A covid-fighting tool is buried in your phone. Turn it on.|Geoffrey Fowler|November 20, 2020|Washington Post
As the guides make lunch, the rest of us follow a path to a commanding view of the river as it meanders beneath the hulking sculpture of the high desert.On mountain bikes in the Utah desert, a college reunion like no other|John Briley|November 20, 2020|Washington Post
You can buy helpful guides to drill the holes, and most locksets come with clear instructions and a template that’ll help you make sure everything goes in the right place.Build your own door and ascend to a higher level of DIY|Courtney Starr|November 20, 2020|Popular Science
I moved in for a closer look at the only colugo I spotted before my guides.On a cool night in Malaysia, scientists track mysterious colugos across the treetops|Yao-Hua Law|November 20, 2020|Science News
As powerful as the models can be, they are an imperfect guide.
A personal favorite is “C Is For Cookie” for guiding me through a 1994 playground debate over how to spell the word.
Or do her parents—who are also artists—play a large role in guiding the brush that pulled in well over $200,000 in 2012?
Other parents told me that their daughters simply seemed to prefer other toys apart from their guiding influence.
She apparently sees them—in concert with America, Israel, and NATO—as the ever-present, ever-guiding hand behind current affairs.
The guru guiding her mission to becoming a fully realized human: a buttoned up marketing expert named Henry—seriously, get it?
A little shepherdess is guiding them, as anxious to get them in as they are to enter, for this means the end of her day's work.Women in the fine arts, from the Seventh Century B.C. to the Twentieth Century A.D.|Clara Erskine Clement
Her mind is guiding the surging billows of the Revolution, and influencing the decisions of the proudest thrones of Europe.Madame Roland, Makers of History|John S. C. Abbott
But the groom who took care of them sprang instantly after them, and kept swimming beside them, guiding and cheering them.
Thereafter as they walked along, Phyllis kept one guiding hand against the wall.The Adventure Girls at K Bar O|Clair Blank
A rise of land showed gaunt and black, and the pilot was guiding the ship in a long slant upon it.Astounding Stories, May, 1931|Various
British Dictionary definitions for guide (1 of 2)
- a person, animal, or thing that guides
- (as modifier)a guide dog
- a mark, sign, etc, that points the way
- (in combination)guidepost
- navy a ship in a formation used as a reference for manoeuvres, esp with relation to maintaining the correct formation and disposition
- military a soldier stationed to one side of a column or line to regulate alignment, show the way, etc