Synonyms for Directions:

n.

directions (noun)
Itineraries, headings, Tracks, aims, Paths, routes, bearings.
instructions (noun)
briefing.
tendencies (noun)
courses, dispositions, polarities, bents, predilections, penchants, Affinities, temperaments, Propensities, proclivities, Grains, Tendencies, inclinations, leanings, tenors, trends, Biases.

Other synonyms:

Guidelines. guidance
advice.
Other relevant words:
notification, regulation, directive, guidance, prescription, advice, plans, Guidelines, assignment, briefing, recommendation, specs, information, indication, lowdown, specification, summons, orders.

Usage examples for directions

  1. They fled in different directions – The History of England from the Accession of James II. Volume 1 (of 5) by Thomas Babington Macaulay
  2. They had driven to the spot in a cart, according to Saddlebank's directions – The Adventures of Harry Richmond, Complete by George Meredith Last Updated: March 7, 2009
  3. There was nothing for Val to do but to follow his directions – Ralestone Luck by Andre Norton