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Definition of "guidance" []

  • The act or process of guiding. (noun)
  • Counseling, such as that provided for students seeking advice about vocational and educational matters. (noun)
  • Any of various processes for guiding the path of a vehicle or missile, by means of built-in equipment. (noun)

American Heritage(R) Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright (c) 2011 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

Use "guidance" in a sentence
  • "Over the last six or nine months, your basic -- I wouldn't use the word guidance because that's a little too strong, but your overview of how we should think about your business is essentially keep the trends flat for what we're seeing over the last few quarters."
  • "The word guidance is significantly absent from the"
  • "So, I would say, and I think, Tim, mentioned this, the second half of the year, I think, you will see a pretty big jump versus, you know, short term guidance."