What is guide?

  • (noun): Someone who can find paths through unexplored territory.
    Synonyms: scout, pathfinder
    See also — Additional definitions below

Guide

A guide is a person who leads anyone through unknown or unmapped country. This includes a guide of the real world (such as someone who conducts travellers and tourists through a place of interest), as well as a person who leads someone to more abstract places (such as to knowledge or wisdom).

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Guide - Metaphysical Meanings - In Islam
... In Islam "Ar-Rashid", one of the 99 Names of Allah, means The Guide ... From this is derived the common Arabic name Rashid ...
Eesti Gaidide Liit - Guide Ideals
... The Guide Motto is Ole Valmis, translated as Be Prepared in Estonian ... The Estonian noun for a single Guide is gaid ... The Girl Guide emblem is set upon a banner of the flag of Estonia ...
Irish Girl Guides - Ladybirds
... Ladybird Guides are aged 5 –7 ... The Ladybird Guide Unit is led by a Guider called Coccinella and she is assisted by other Guiders called Rainbow, Adalia, Calvia or Thea ... Our Motto Ladybird Guides care and share Our Aims Learning to grow in independence Activities, including songs and games Dainty red sweatshirt with Ladybird Guide logo Yes, it's great fun Busy and bright and ...
A Young Person's Guide To King Crimson
... A Young Person's Guide to King Crimson is a compilation (2LP set) by the band King Crimson, released in 1976 ... orchestral work The Young Person's Guide to the Orchestra from composer Benjamin Britten or the 1960s television series Young Person's Guide to the Orchestra, created by conductor/composer Leonard Bernstein ...
USS Guide (AMc-83)
... USS Guide (AMc-83) was an Accentor-class coastal minesweeper acquired by the U.S ... Guide was launched 20 September 1941 by the Camden Shipbuilding Marine Railway Co ...

More definitions of "guide":

  • (noun): Someone who shows the way by leading or advising.
  • (noun): A model or standard for making comparisons.
    Synonyms: template, templet
  • (verb): Be a guiding force, as with directions or advice.
    Synonyms: steer
  • (verb): Use as a guide.
    Example: "They had the lights to guide on"
    Synonyms: guide on
  • (noun): Something that offers basic information or instruction.
    Synonyms: guidebook
  • (verb): Guide or pass over something.
    Synonyms: run, draw, pass
  • (noun): Someone employed to conduct others.
    Synonyms: usher

Famous quotes containing the word guide:

    Those thoughts are truth which guide us to beneficial interaction with sensible particulars as they occur, whether they copy these in advance or not.
    William James (1842–1910)

    Every individual ought to know at least one poet from cover to cover: if not as a guide through the world, then as a yardstick for the language.
    Joseph Brodsky (b. 1940)

    ...to give light to those who sit in darkness and in the shadow of death, to guide our feet into the way of peace.
    Bible: New Testament, Luke 1:76.

    Zechariah speaking about his son.