What does pointed mean?

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ˈpɔɪn tɪdpoint·ed

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. pointed(adj)

    having a point

  2. pointed(adj)

    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"

Wiktionary

  1. pointed(Adjective)

    Sharp, barbed; not dull.

    The warrior brandished a pointed spear.

  2. pointed(Adjective)

    In animals, having a coat pattern with points, that is, darkening of the extremities.

    The Siamese is a pointed breed of cat.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Pointed

    of Point

  2. Pointed(adj)

    sharp; having a sharp point; as, a pointed rock

  3. Pointed(adj)

    characterized by sharpness, directness, or pithiness of expression; terse; epigrammatic; especially, directed to a particular person or thing

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'pointed' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #1772

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'pointed' in Written Corpus Frequency: #3530

Anagrams for pointed »

  1. opted in, pitoned

How to pronounce pointed?

  1. Alex
    Alex
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How to say pointed in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of pointed in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of pointed in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of pointed in a Sentence

  1. Don Townswick:

    Everything pointed to a small rebound.

  2. Otto von Bismarck:

    Better pointed bullets than pointed speeches.

  3. Mark Claassen , 62:

    He pointed out some things maybe in Donald Trump's history.

  4. Ebimobore Oboivu:

    Two them raped me as the other two pointed guns at my head.

  5. Joan Liu:

    We pointed out that water was a top priority in the Ebola outbreak.

Images & Illustrations of pointed

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