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Difference between Direct something at someone and Direct something to someone

direct something at someone

1. aim or point smth. at a person:

  • Wary troopers directed stun guns at the medley of bodies in case of disorder.

2. intend smth. for a person:

  • Are you directing your remarks at me?

direct something to someone

1. address or send smth. to a person:

  • Please direct all the mail to the secretary when it is delivered.

2. = direct something at someone 2:

  • My next remarks are directed to the boys and girls of this school.