# direcshun

## EnglishEdit

### NounEdit

**direcshun** (*plural* **direcshuns**)

- Eye dialect spelling of
*direction*.**1868**, Anna E. Dickinson, What Answer?^{[1]}:- [W]hen de man had tole me how to go, I went right long till I got out ob sight ob de little house, an' den I got into de woods, an' turned right round de oder way an' made tracks fast as I could in dat
**direcshun**."

- [W]hen de man had tole me how to go, I went right long till I got out ob sight ob de little house, an' den I got into de woods, an' turned right round de oder way an' made tracks fast as I could in dat
**1874**, Edwin Eastman, Seven and Nine years Among the Camanches and Apaches^{[2]}:- The company's post war the nearest, so I jest took down the river in that
**direcshun**.

- The company's post war the nearest, so I jest took down the river in that