Pointed

  • 21 pointed — point•ed [[t]ˈpɔɪn tɪd[/t]] adj. 1) having a point 2) sharp or piercing: pointed wit[/ex] 3) having direct significance; relevant 4) directed or aimed, as at a particular person: a pointed remark[/ex] 5) marked; emphasized • Etymology: 1250–1300… …

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  • 22 pointed — adj. Pointed is used with these nouns: ↑arch, ↑beak, ↑beard, ↑blade, ↑breast, ↑chin, ↑ear, ↑end, ↑hat, ↑nose, ↑question, ↑remark, ↑ …

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  • 23 pointed — [ˈpɔɪntɪd] adj 1) with a point at the end 2) done in a way that shows that you are annoyed or do not agree a pointed comment/remark[/ex] pointedly adv …

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  • 24 pointed — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) adj. direct, concise, terse, pithy, brief; sharp, barbed, spiked. See sharpness. Ant., dull, roundabout, evasive. II (Roget s IV) modif. 1. [Sharp] Syn. fine, keen, spiked; see sharp 2 . 2. [Biting or… …

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  • 25 pointed — adj. [yponyted]. RG. 310 …

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  • 26 pointed — point·ed || pɔɪntɪd adj. having a point; sharp, cutting; aimed, directed; demonstrative, showy, ostentatious pɔɪnt n. spot, pinpoint; tip, prong; essence, gist; intention; matter; small measurement used to measure font size (Computers) v.… …

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  • 27 pointed — adjective 1》 having a sharpened or tapered tip or end. 2》 (of a remark or look) clearly directed and unambiguous in intent. Derivatives pointedly adverb pointedness noun …

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  • 28 pointed — a. 1. Peaked, sharp, acuminated, picked. 2. Personal, distinct, marked, explicit. 3. Epigrammatic, keen, poignant …

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  • 29 pointed — adj 1. barbed, peaked, cuspidate, cuspidal, Bot. apiculate, Bot., Zool. acuminate; needle shaped, aciform, acicular; toothed, dentiform, serrate, serrated; spiculate, thorny, spinous; craggy, jagged, angular; spear shaped, sword shaped, Biol.… …

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  • 31 pointed — adj. 1 sharpened or tapering to a point. 2 (of a remark etc.) having point; penetrating, cutting. 3 emphasized; made evident. Derivatives: pointedly adv. pointedness n …

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  • 32 Pointed hat — Pointed hats have been a distinctive item of headgear of a wide range of cultures throughout history. Though often suggesting an ancient Indo European tradition, they were also traditionally worn by women of Lapland, the Japanese, the Mi kmaq… …

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  • 33 Pointed arch — Pointed Point ed, a. 1. Sharp; having a sharp point; as, a pointed rock. [1913 Webster] 2. Characterized by sharpness, directness, or pithiness of expression; terse; epigrammatic; especially, directed to a particular person or thing. [1913… …

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  • 34 Pointed style — Pointed Point ed, a. 1. Sharp; having a sharp point; as, a pointed rock. [1913 Webster] 2. Characterized by sharpness, directness, or pithiness of expression; terse; epigrammatic; especially, directed to a particular person or thing. [1913… …

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  • 35 pointed style — pointed style, the Gothic style of architecture, characterized by pointed arches …

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  • 36 pointed fox — pointed fox, the fur of red fox made to imitate that of silver fox, by dyeing it black and adding white or white tipped hairs …

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  • 37 Pointed space — In mathematics, a pointed space is a topological space X with a distinguished basepoint x 0 in X . Maps of pointed spaces (based maps) are continuous maps preserving basepoints, i.e. a continuous map f : X rarr; Y such that f ( x 0) = y 0. This… …

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  • 38 Pointed Sticks — Infobox musical artist | Name = Pointed Sticks Img capt = Img size = Landscape = Background = group or band Alias = Origin = flagicon|Canada Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada Genre = Punk rock, Power pop, New Wave, Pop punk [cite… …

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  • 39 Pointed set — In mathematics, a pointed set is a set X with a distinguished basepoint x 0 in X . Maps of pointed sets (based maps) are functions preserving basepoints, i.e. a map f : X rarr; Y such that f ( x 0) = y 0. This is usually denoted: f : ( X , x 0)… …

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  • 40 Pointed Stick Cone — Infobox Mountain Name=Pointed Stick Cone Photo= Caption= Elevation=Unit m|1820|0 Location=British Columbia, Canada Range= Prominence = Coordinates = coord|52.24|N|120.08|W|type:mountain Topographic Type=Cinder cone Volcanic Arc/Belt=Wells Gray… …

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