Definition of point one's toes
- She forgot to point her toes when she dove into the water.
: an individual detail : item
: a distinguishing detail
: the most important essential in a discussion or matter
: to furnish with a point : sharpen
: to give added force, emphasis, or piquancy to
: to scratch out the old mortar from the joints of (something, such as a brick wall) and fill in with new material
: one of the terminal members of the vertebrate foot
: the fore end of a foot or hoof
: a terminal segment of a limb of an invertebrate
: to touch, reach, or drive with the toe
: to furnish with a toe
: to drive (something, such as a nail) obliquely
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