Definition of pointy
1 : coming to a rather sharp point
2 : having parts that stick out sharply here and there
Examples of pointy in a Sentence
wears high heels with very pointy toes even though they kill her feet
Recent Examples of pointy from the Web
Played with a sort of oblong pointy ball, the game has a series of complicated rules that EA will attempt to distill down into a videogame played with a standard non-motion controller.
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First Known Use of pointy
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Definition of pointy for English Language Learners
: having a somewhat sharp end : ending in a point
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