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Antonyms for pointed
ˈpɔɪn tɪdpoint·ed

This page is about all possible antonyms and opposite words for the term pointed.


  1. pointedadjective

    Sharp, barbed; not dull.

    The warrior brandished a pointed spear.

    sharp, pointy


Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. pointed

    peaked, keen, sharp, marked, severe, telling

Princeton's WordNet

  1. pointedadjective

    having a point

    indirect, blunt, pointless, unpointed

  2. pointedadjective

    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"

    indirect, unpointed, blunt, pointless

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. pointedadjective

    pointless, dull

    sharp, picked, peaked, tapering, conical

How to use pointed in a sentence?

  1. Jake Johanson:

    A lady came up to me on the street and pointed to my suede jacket. 'You know a cow was murdered for that jacket' she sneered. I replied in a psychotic tone, 'I didn't know there were any witnesses. Now I'll have to kill you too.'

  2. Edith Eva Eger:

    He pointed to my mom to go to the left, and I followed my mom, and Dr. Mengele grabbed me -- I never forget that eye contact-- and he said 'You're going to see you mother soon, she's just going to take a shower.'.

  3. Melina Abdullah:

    Her husband met us at the door with a gun, we heard him cock it, he pointed the gun as he opened the door and then when he saw me, he pointed the gun directly at my chest.

  4. Mikail Ozen:

    After I carried the wounded woman to a nearby restaurant, the terrorist pointed his gun at me.

  5. Jussie Smollett:

    But unfortunately that particular camera wasn't pointed in that direction.

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