direct (something) to (someone or something)

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direct (something) to (someone or something)

1. To designate something for someone. You need to direct that budget report to Mary in Finance.
2. To aim something at or address something to someone or something. In this usage, "toward" is often used instead of "to." Although I directed the paper airplane to my friends across the room, it didn't reach them. Please direct all questions to our Customer Service department.
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Farlex Dictionary of Idioms. © 2015 Farlex, Inc, all rights reserved.

direct something to someone

to address, designate, or send something to someone. Shall I direct the inquiries to you? Please direct all the mail to the secretary when it is delivered.
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direct something to(ward) someone or something

to send, throw, push, or aim something at someone or something. Tom directed the ball toward Harry. Should I direct this inquiry to Alice?
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McGraw-Hill Dictionary of American Idioms and Phrasal Verbs. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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He advanced direct to us, seized Linton by the arm, and swung him off the seat.
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Or maybe it's a more direct request direct to us: "Just finished series seven of Game of Thrones.
If you have the skills and experience we require for this role and are looking for a new challenge please email your CV direct to us."
It had been sent - this was some months after Dad's visit there - by one of the students direct to us. So Dad hadn't seen it.
"Ultimately, we're looking to sell direct to US consumers," Tong said.
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