direcshun (plural direcshuns)
- Eye dialect spelling of direction.
1868, Anna E. Dickinson, What Answer?:
- [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."
1874, Edwin Eastman, Seven and Nine years Among the Camanches and Apaches:
- The company's post war the nearest, so I jest took down the river in that direcshun.