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pinpoint

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of pinpoint

  1. meeting the highest standard of accuracy <the pinpoint measurement of brain tumors is critically important> Synonyms accurate, close, delicate, exact, fine, hairline, mathematical, precise, refined, rigorous, spot-onRelated Words correct, right, strict, true; definite, definitive; nice, subtle; careful, fastidious, finical, finicky, meticulousNear Antonyms approximate, round; false, incorrect, untrue, wrong; careless, loose; indefinite, unclear, vague; doubtful, dubious, questionable, unreliable, untrustworthyAntonyms coarse, imprecise, inaccurate, inexact, rough


pinpoint

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of pinpoint

  1. 1 to find out or establish the identity of <pinpointed the culprit by tracking calls from his cell phone> Synonyms distinguish, finger, ID, identify, single (out)Related Words diagnose; determine, find; locate, pick out, place, recognize, spot; check, examine, inspect, investigate, notice, observe, scrutinize; betray, disclose, discover, revealNear Antonyms camouflage, conceal, disguise, hide; counterfeit, feign, sham, simulate

  2. 2 to point or turn (something) toward a target or goal <publishers like to be able to pinpoint publicity efforts where they will have the most effect> Synonyms bend, cast, direct, head, hold, level, aim, set, trainRelated Words sight; bear, face; concentrate, focus; incline, orient, steerNear Antonyms avert, curve, deflect, detour, divert, rechannel, shunt, sidetrack


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