point out

phrasal verb

Definition of point out 

1 : to direct someone's attention to (someone or something) by pointing He pointed his girlfriend out(to me) in the crowd. Could you point out the restrooms, please.

2 : to talk about or mention (something that one thinks is important) He was quick to point our mistake out. He pointed out the benefits/importance of daily exercise. As she likes to point out, she distrusted him from the beginning.

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exaggeratedly or childishly emotional

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