Synonyms for Guidelineˈgaɪdˌlaɪn

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. guideline(noun)

    a light line that is used in lettering to help align the letters

    Synonyms:
    road map, rule of thumb, guidepost

  2. road map, guideline(noun)

    a detailed plan or explanation to guide you in setting standards or determining a course of action

    Synonyms:
    road map, rule of thumb, guideline, guidepost

  3. guidepost, guideline, rule of thumb(noun)

    a rule or principle that provides guidance to appropriate behavior

    Synonyms:
    guideline, rule of thumb, road map, guidepost, signpost

Wiktionary

  1. guideline(noun)

    A non-specific rule or principle that provides direction to action or behaviour.

    Synonyms:
    rule of thumb

  2. guideline(noun)

    A plan or explanation to guide one in setting standards or determining a course of action.

    Synonyms:
    rule of thumb

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