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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A rule or principle that provides direction or advice regarding appropriate behavior; A pole bearing a sign that shows the way.

Usage examples (33)
  • They're a guidepost and we do the best we can on it.
  • No, the reflection is your guidepost, your marker. '
  • Below is a quote that served as my primary guidepost.
  • "I think he's always been a guidepost to us," Laurie says. for more
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