Synonyms of guide in English:

guide


See definition of guide

noun

1‘this man will be your guide in the jungle’

SYNONYMS

escort, attendant, conductor, courier, pilot, usher, chaperone

rare cicerone, convoy

2‘the abbot is their inspiration and their guide’

SYNONYMS

adviser, mentor, counsellor, guidance counsellor

confidant, tutor, teacher, guru, consultant

therapist

informal main man

3‘the techniques outlined are meant as a guide’

SYNONYMS

model, pattern, blueprint, template, archetype, prototype, sample, example, exemplar

standard, touchstone, measure, benchmark, yardstick, gauge, norm, paradigm, ideal, precedent, guiding principle

4‘she studied a pocket guide of Washington’

SYNONYMS

guidebook, tourist guide, travel guide, Baedeker, travelogue, directory, handbook, manual, ABC, A to Z

vade mecum

rare enchiridion


verb

1‘could you guide me back to the house?’

SYNONYMS

lead, lead the way, conduct, show, show someone the way, usher, shepherd, direct, steer, pilot, escort, accompany, attend

see, take, help, assist

ANTONYMS

follow

2‘the chairman must guide the meeting’

SYNONYMS

direct, steer, control, manage, command, lead, conduct, run, be in charge of, take charge of, take control of, have control of, govern, rule, preside over, superintend, supervise, oversee

handle, regulate, manipulate, manoeuvre

3‘they guide adolescents through their critical years’

SYNONYMS

advise, counsel, give advice to, give counsel to, give counselling to, direct, give direction to, make recommendations to, make suggestions to, give someone tips, give someone hints, give someone pointers, inform, give information to

illuminate, educate, instruct, teach, give instruction to, be responsible for the education of