Synonyms for Instructions:

n.

instruction (noun)
advice, directive.
instructions (noun)
morals, axioms, Mottoes, adages, ordinances, instruction manual, operating instructions, Proverbs, doctrines, precepts, credos, principles, saws, rules, book of instructions, teachings, catchwords, edicts, Dictums, codes, sayings, bywords, Policies, directives.
will (noun)
directions.

v.

orders (verb)
directive, directions, Guidelines, advice, plans.

Other synonyms:

Guidelines. Other relevant words:
directive, advice, book of instructions, operating instructions, plans, directions, instruction manual, Guidelines.

Usage examples for instructions

  1. She had followed the telephone instructions of the Clutching Hand and had told no one. – The Exploits of Elaine by Arthur B. Reeve
  2. I shall have some final instructions to give you. – The Mayor's Wife by Anna Katherine Green
  3. It was clearly Early's march under his mistaken instructions which the prisoners referred to. – The Campaign of Chancellorsville by Theodore A. Dodge