Point Synonyms and Antonyms

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Term Definition

indicate, designate, show (verb)

indicate a place, direction, person, or thing; either spatially or figuratively.

Orient (verb)

be oriented.

level, charge (verb)

direct into a position for use.

channelise, channelize, guide, maneuver, steer, manoeuver, manoeuvre, head, direct (verb)

direct the course; determine the direction of travelling.

detail, item (noun)

an isolated fact that is considered separately from the whole.

bespeak, betoken, indicate, signal (verb)

be a signal for or a symptom of.

degree, stage, level (noun)

a specific identifiable position in a continuum or series or especially in a process.

point in time (noun)

an instant of time.

luff (verb)

sail close to the wind.

tip, peak (noun)

a V shape.

DoT (noun)

a very small circular shape.

target, direct, aim, place (verb)

intend (something) to move towards a certain goal.

item (noun)

a distinct part that can be specified separately in a group of things that could be enumerated on a list.

taper, sharpen (verb)

give a point to.

spot (noun)

an outstanding characteristic.

repoint (verb)

repair the joints of bricks.

compass point (noun)

any of 32 horizontal directions indicated on the card of a compass.

full point, full stop, period, stop (noun)

a punctuation mark (.) placed at the end of a declarative sentence to indicate a full stop or after abbreviations.

head (noun)

a V-shaped mark at one end of an arrow pointer.

decimal point, percentage point (noun)

the dot at the left of a decimal fraction.

pointedness (noun)

the property of a shape that tapers to a sharp tip.

Antonyms: unpointedness (noun)

the property of having only a dull tip (if any).

gunpoint (noun)

the gun muzzle's direction.

power point (noun)

a wall socket.

breaker point, distributor point (noun)

a contact in the distributor; as the rotor turns its projecting arm contacts them and current flows to the spark plugs.

Nearby Terms

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Hawaiian dish of taro root pounded to a paste and often allowed to ferment

poignance (noun)
a state of deeply felt distress or sorrow

poignancy (noun)
a state of deeply felt distress or sorrow

poignant (adjective satellite)
arousing affect

poignantly (adverb)
in a poignant or touching manner

poikilotherm (noun)
an animal whose body temperature varies with the temperature of its surroundings; any animal except birds and mammals

poikilothermic (adjective satellite)
of animals except birds and mammals; having body temperature that varies with the environment

poikilothermous (adjective satellite)
of animals except birds and mammals; having body temperature that varies with the environment

poilu (noun)
a French soldier (especially in World War I)

Poinciana (noun)
small subgenus of ornamental tropical shrubs or trees; not recognized in some classifications

Poinciana gilliesii (noun)
a tropical flowering shrub having bright orange or red flowers; sometimes placed in genus Poinciana

Poinciana pulcherrima (noun)
tropical shrub or small tree having showy yellow to orange-red flowers; sometimes placed in genus Poinciana

Poinciana regia (noun)
showy tropical tree or shrub native to Madagascar; widely planted in tropical regions for its immense racemes of scarlet and orange flowers; sometimes placed in genus Poinciana

poinsettia (noun)
tropical American plant having poisonous milk and showy tapering usually scarlet petallike leaves surrounding small yellow flowers

poinsettia strain (noun)
a strain of pest accidentally imported into Florida from the Middle East then spread to California where it is a very serious pest feeding on almost all vegetable crops and poinsettias