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05:16 Apr 4, 2007
English to English translations [PRO] Social Sciences - Social Science, Sociology, Ethics, etc.
English term or phrase:well-directed
An easy-going person who plans work carefully and moves in consistent and well-directed channels.
I need input on the meaning of 'well directed' here. This is a phrase from a personality test result.
It means something like "in the right direction", but with more of an element of choice. Something along the lines of "in carefully chosen directions". So the person doesn't stuff around, and doesn't go at it like a bull at a gate, but approaches a ....
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effort/energy in the right places
Explanation: 'Right' appears to be according to dual considerations of ethics and efficacy. Well-directed energy/effort is that which is placed in areas that result in good, however that is being defined.
benettfreeman Czech Republic Local time: 14:17 Specializes in field Native speaker of: English