Definitions for pointedly

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. pointedly(adverb)

    in such a manner as to make something clearly evident

    "he pointedly ignored the question"

Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary

  1. pointedly(adverb)ˈpɔɪn tɪd

    in a way that makes your feelings very clear

    He pointedly ignored her.


  1. pointedly(Adverb)

    explicitly; with emphasis; so as to make a point, especially with criticism

  2. pointedly(Adverb)

    wittily or pithily


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