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01. The tourists were all led onto the bus by their tour [guide].
02. We went on a [guided] tour of the city on the first day of our trip.
03. If you buy this incredible new exercise machine today, we'll throw in a 200-page workout [guide] as a bonus, at no extra cost.
04. The child [guided] his parents to his secret hiding place behind the couch.
05. Gollum helped to [guide] Frodo and Sam to the Black Gate at the entrance to Mordor.
06. A popular travel [guide] notes that part of the appeal of visiting the African nation of Djibouti is that it does not see many travelers.
07. Her behavior is [guided] by her strong belief in God.
08. The [guide] was able to point out many things in the exhibition that we would have overlooked had we gone through the museum on our own.
09. As a general [guide], you should give yourself at least 5 days to complete the hike.
10. The police [guided] the Vice-President through the angry crowd.
11. The young boys were able to find their way back to their campsite after getting lost while hiking by using the stars as their [guide].
12. He phoned the computer help desk, and the person there was able to [guide] him through the process of setting up his e-mail account.
13. A Welsh proverb tells us that reason is the wise man's [guide], example the fool's.
14. Jorge Luis Borges once said that writing is nothing more than a [guided] dream.
15. Ninon de Lenclos once suggested that a sensible woman should be [guided] by her head when taking a husband, and by her heart when taking a lover.
16. Louis Farrakhan once stated that history is our [guide], and without a knowledge of history, we are lost.
17. Edward Halifax once advised that hope is generally a wrong [guide], though it is very good company by the way.
18. Patrick Henry once said, "I have but one lamp by which my feet are [guided], and that is the lamp of experience."
19. Anzia Yezierska once observed that the power that makes the grass grow, fruit ripen, and [guides] the bird in flight is in us all.
20. Che Guevara once stated that the true revolutionary is [guided] by a great feeling of love.
21. David Hume once said that custom is the great [guide] of human life.
22. W. Somerset Maugham once noted that tradition is a [guide], and not a jailer.
23. Shakti Gawain once said that every time you don't follow your inner [guidance], you feel a loss of energy, loss of power, a sense of spiritual deadness.
24. I always looked to my father for [guidance] when I was growing up.
25. Jason has made a lot of improvement under the [guidance] of his new coach.
26. A small boat was sent out into the bay to [guide] the cruise ship into the harbor.

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  • guide — 1. (ghi d ) s. m. 1°   Celui, celle qui conduit une personne et, l accompagnant, lui montre le chemin. Il a pris un guide fidèle et expérimenté. On a des guides pour les excursions dans les Alpes ou les Pyrénées. •   Elle voulut être mon guide,… …   Dictionnaire de la Langue Française d'Émile Littré

  • guide- — ⇒GUIDE , élém. de compos. Élém. de compos. déverbal du verbe guider, servant à la constr. de subst. gén. masc. désignant essentiellement des appareils, des ustensiles servant à guider : guide âme, subst. masc. [Par imitation parodique de guide… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

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  • guide — vb Guide, lead, steer, pilot, engineer are comparable when meaning to direct a person or thing in his or its course or to show the way which he or it should follow. Guide usually implies assistance either by means of a person with intimate… …   New Dictionary of Synonyms

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  • Guide — [frz.: gid , engl.: gaɪd ], der; s, s [frz., engl. guide < mfrz. guide, zu: guider = führen < afrz. guier, aus dem Germ.]: 1. Reisebegleiter, der Touristen führt. 2. Reiseführer o. Ä. als Handbuch. * * * Guide   [französisch gid, englisch… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Guide — Guide, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Guided}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Guiding}.] [OE. guiden, gyden, F. guiaer, It. guidare; prob. of Teutonic origin; cf. Goth. ritan to watch over, give heed to, Icel. viti signal, AS. witan to know. The word prob. meant, to… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Guide — ist: der Singular von Guiden; der Kreis Guide (贵德县) im Autonomen Bezirk Hainan der Tibeter in der chinesischen Provinz Qinghai, siehe Guide (Hainan). die Bezeichnung für einen Helfer im Blindenfußball, der den Spielern vom Spielfeldrand Hinweise… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • guide — [gīd] vt. guided, guiding [ME giden < OFr guider < guide < It guida < Goth * wida, leader, guide < * witan, to observe, akin to OE witan, to see: see WISE1] 1. to point out the way for; direct on a course; conduct; lead 2. to… …   English World dictionary

  • guidé — guidé, ée (ghi dé, dée) part. passé de guider. Guidé à travers la forêt par un bûcheron.    Fig. Guidé dans cet embarras par des amis prudents. •   Ils [les mystiques] se proposent certaines personnes, connues ou inconnues, qu ils prétendent… …   Dictionnaire de la Langue Française d'Émile Littré


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