Definition of POINTED

verb : POINTED

Source: WordNet 3.1

  • 1. (

    ) indicate a place, direction, person, or thing; either spatially or figuratively; "I showed the customer the glove section"; "He pointed to the empty parking space"; "he indicated his opponents" ;

  • 2. (

    ) be oriented; "The weather vane points North"; "the dancers toes pointed outward" ;

  • 5. (

    ) be a signal for or a symptom of; "These symptoms indicate a serious illness"; "Her behavior points to a severe neurosis"; "The economic indicators signal that the euro is undervalued" ;

  • 7. (

    ) mark (Hebrew words) with diacritics ;

  • 8. (

    ) mark with diacritics; "point the letter" ;

  • 9. (

    ) mark (a psalm text) to indicate the points at which the music changes ;

  • 10. (

    ) be positionable in a specified manner; "The gun points with ease" ;

  • 11. (

    ) intend (something) to move towards a certain goal; "He aimed his fists towards his opponent's face"; "criticism directed at her superior"; "direct your anger towards others, not towards yourself" ;

  • 12. (

    ) indicate the presence of (game) by standing and pointing with the muzzle; "the dog pointed the dead duck" ;

Adjective : POINTED

Source: WordNet 3.1

  • 2. (

    ) direct and obvious in meaning or reference; often unpleasant; "a pointed critique"; "a pointed allusion to what was going on"; "another pointed look in their direction" ;


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