directing her to disrobe, she would poach her in herbs in a hot tub and then literally electrify her.
All I knew was the band was going to be Talking Heads, and I was going to be directing it.
The posse members were often present at the sensational immigration raids, directing traffic and riding along with deputies.
late 14c., "to write (to someone), to address," from Latin directus "straight," past participle of dirigere "set straight," from dis- "apart" (see dis-) + regere "to guide" (see regal). Cf. dress; address.
Meaning "to govern, regulate" is from c.1500; "to order, ordain" is from 1650s. Sense of "to write the destination on the outside of a letter" is from 16c. Of plays, films, etc., from 1913. Related: Directed; directing.
late 14c., from Latin directus "straight," past participle of dirigere "set straight" (see direct (v.)).