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Synonyms for pointed
ˈpɔɪn tɪd

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Wiktionary

  1. pointedadjective

    Sharp, barbed; not dull.

    The warrior brandished a pointed spear.

    Synonyms:
    sharp, pointy

    Antonyms:
    blunt

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. pointed

    Synonyms:
    peaked, keen, sharp, marked, severe, telling

Princeton's WordNet

  1. pointedadjective

    having a point

    Antonyms:
    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"

    Antonyms:
    indirect, unpointed, blunt, pointless

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. pointedadjective

    Synonyms:
    peaked, sharp

  2. pointedadjective

    Synonyms:
    personal, distinct, marked

  3. pointedadjective

    Synonyms:
    epigrammatic, keen, poignant

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. pointedadjective

    Synonyms:
    sharp, picked, peaked, tapering, conical

    Antonyms:
    pointless, dull

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How to use pointed in a sentence?

  1. Springfield Police Chief Lee Graf:

    That camera focuses where it's pointed. It is not an indicator of what the officer is seeing. It is not an indicator of where Springfield Police're looking.

  2. Charles Krauthammer:

    Look at how interesting and how pointed was the timing of this. Trump planned it for the morning after the debate, he’s always been able to steal the thunder of whatever story’s coming out of the debate.

  3. Harry Kazianis:

    You're going to have issues with loose WMD, who controls, not only North Korea's nuclear weapons, but their robust chemical and biological weapons, and all those missiles, and all their artillery that's pointed at Seoul? What do you do with all that if the regime collapses?

  4. Mary Louise Kelly:

    He asked me,' Do you think Americans care about Ukraine ?' he used the f-word in that sentence and many others. He asked if I could find Ukraine on a map. I said yes ; he called out for his aides to bring him a map of the world with no writing, no countries marked. I pointed to Ukraine ; he put the map away.

  5. John David Gardner:

    Managers who sold pointed to valuations and overall macro headwinds, who is right? Time will tell.

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