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adjective point·ed \ˈpȯin-təd\

Definition of pointed

  1. 1a :  having a pointb :  being an arch with a pointed crown; also :  marked by the use of a pointed arch pointed architecture

  2. 2a :  being to the point :  pertinentb :  aimed at a particular person or group

  3. 3 :  conspicuous, marked pointed indifference

  4. 4 :  having points that contrast in color with the basic coat color a pointed cat

pointedly

adverb

pointedness

noun

14th Century

First Known Use of pointed

14th century


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pointed

adjective point·ed

Definition of pointed

obsolete

  1. :  set, fixed

Origin and Etymology of pointed

short for appointed


First Known Use: 1523



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