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guided

[gahy-did] /ˈgaɪ dɪd/
adjective
1.
accompanied by a guide:
a guided tour.
2.
supervised or controlled:
a guided beam.
Origin of guided
1905-1910
1905-10; guide + -ed2
Related forms
self-guided, adjective
unguided, adjective
unguidedly, adverb
well-guided, adjective
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  • The charm is concluded, the circle closed round; the self-guided seeker after knowledge has gained the fiend for the familiar.

    Lucretia, Complete Edward Bulwer-Lytton
  • The machine once put in motion will go on for ages, and advance, as if self-guided, towards a given point.

  • The machine once put in motion will go on for ages, and advance, as if self-guided, toward a given point.

    American Institutions and Their Influence Alexis de Tocqueville et al.
  • self-guided he leads the way to the spot where death should overtake him, attended by Theseus and his daughters.

  • You who have stirred up the clouds with might, your horses rushed forth, self-guided.

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