Definition of 'instruction'
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Just follow the instructions below to apply by post using the tokens we have been printing daily. The Sun (2016)Referees are under strict instructions to deal with this sort of thing. Times, Sunday Times (2016)This person can give instructions on how the account is run. Times, Sunday Times (2016) Read the instructions carefully, because controls vary. Times, Sunday Times (2017)For the tenth month running, there was no rise in the number of members reporting new instructions to sell homes. Times, Sunday Times (2017)He blamed'an aberration by a member of staff who failed to understand this clear instruction '. The Sun (2017)This second passenger had been in the emergency row and, luckily, had the presence of mind to read the instructions after we hit the birds. Times, Sunday Times (2016)They will then be sent to the local exchanges, where instructions will be received for the calling up of volunteers, who will be classified according to occupation. Times, Sunday Times (2017)That meant that counsel would need detailed instructions. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Teams like the freedom to give drivers instructions because it is a team sport. The Sun (2013)He receives instruction on how to attack the defensive schemes. Christianity Today (2000)They have clear instructions not to prolong my death. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Give clear instructions but then leave them to ask for your help only when they need it. Times, Sunday Times (2007)They had to obey strict security instructions or be expelled. Times, Sunday Times (2009)The dearth of new instructions is also evident in other parts of the country. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Controversy is a part of health instruction for a number of reasons. An Introduction to Community Health (1995)This set of instructions is now normally controlled by a computer. Technology Basic Facts (1990)The months that followed were filled with religious instruction and military training. Times, Sunday Times (2013)But you must follow the instructions to the letter to get the best results. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Make sure you give instructions to move your money because you will get a better deal elsewhere. Times, Sunday Times (2007)The instructions are clear and simple to follow. The Sun (2011)The firm are introducing a lighter base and more detailed cooking instructions to help consumers get better results. The Sun (2011)In China they are used to instruction and direction. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Just give me the proper instructions, and leave it all to me. CHRISTINA QUEEN OF SWEDEN: The Restless Life of a European Eccentric (2004)In contrast, externally referenced people take their standards more from the outside and seek direction and instruction from others. Training with N.L.P. (1994)The subconscious receives no instruction from the conscious to look for the stored, relevant information, so it is not supplied. Self-Hypnosis (1994)
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British English: instruction NOUN
An instruction is something that someone tells you to do.
Two lawyers were told not to leave the building but no reason for this instruction was given.
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