verb (used with object)
Words nearby signpost
Examples from the Web for sign-posts
Rules of etiquette are nothing more than sign-posts by which we are guided to the goal of good taste.Etiquette|Emily Post
The tradition of the beggar is still preserved on the sign-posts of several of the public-houses in the neighbourhood.
This is the case even with pedestrians, who have the guidance of sign-posts, street names, and so on to assist them.The Mastery of the Air|William J. Claxton
These were not marked with sign-posts and Harry had no idea in what direction lay the old sulphur springs.Madge Morton's Trust|Amy D. V. Chalmers
They mean us to use them for sign-posts we mistake the sign-post for the destination.Howards End|E. M. Forster