part of speech: verb
inflections: guides, guiding, guided
definition 1: to direct or lead along a way that is not familiar.
- The librarian guided us to the books about Asian snakes.
synonyms: conduct, direct, lead
definition 2: to offer advice to; counsel.
- My father guided me through the job application.
synonyms: advise, counsel, steer
definition 3: to influence or control.
- The prime minister guided the country through a time of crisis.
synonyms: command, control, direct, influence, lead, manage
part of speech: noun
definition 1: a person who points out the way or leads others.
- The guide led us up the mountain.
synonyms: adviser, counselor, leader
definition 2: a handbook or manual.
synonyms: handbook, manual