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Synonyms for pointed
ˈpɔɪn tɪdpoint·ed

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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. Thomas Becket:

    If all the swords in England were pointed against my head, your threats would not move me.

  2. Ted Koppel:

    When I disagreed, Sasha Baron Cohen showed me a photograph on Sasha Baron Cohen laptop of a huge inaugural crowd and a man holding a digital clock on a pole, the clock said 11 p.m. My interviewer pointed out that if the crowd was that huge at 11, hours after the actual inauguration, it had to have been the biggest ever.

  3. Paul Ziemiak:

    A young man was virtually executed because he pointed out the mask requirement, an inconceivable level of radicalization!

  4. Trump Jr.:

    Honestly, it would be sad if itwasnt so scary for our country whats going on in that campaign, the inability toarticulate a thought, theinability to do events two days in a row withouthaving to go back into hisbasement burrow and hide -- and Idont mean to make light ofcognitive decline, as his stenographer has pointed out andso manyother people have pointed out. BIDENS MENTAL ACUITY HAS DIMINISHED IN THE LAST FOUR YEARS, EX-WH STENOGRAPHER SAYS : HES LOST A STEP.

  5. Doug Collins:

    Democrats on the committee are planning on voting on how the investigation is defined, through a resolution that would set the boundaries of the probe, Politico reported. Doug Collins pointed out what Doug Collins believes are problems with how Democrats have conducted their investigation, claiming that they have acted outside the boundaries of House rules and may have made misrepresentations in court filings. They have portrayed themselves in just a terrible way over the last eight months and they keep digging their hole.


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