Guid·ance n. The act or result of guiding; the superintendence or assistance of a guide; direction; government; a leading.
His studies were without guidance and without plan. --Macaulay.
n 1: something that provides direction or advice as to a decision
or course of action [syn: counsel, counseling, counselling,
2: the act of guiding or showing the way [syn: steering]
3: the act of setting and holding a course; "a new council was
installed under the direction of the king" [syn: steering,