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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 of pinpoint accurate, close, delicate, exact, fine, hairline, mathematical, precise, refined, rigorous, spot-onWords Related to pinpoint correct, right, strict, true; definite, definitive; nice, subtle; careful, fastidious, finical, finicky, meticulousNear Antonyms of pinpoint approximate, round; false, incorrect, untrue, wrong; careless, loose; indefinite, unclear, vague; doubtful, dubious, questionable, unreliable, untrustworthyAntonyms of pinpoint 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 of pinpoint distinguish, finger, ID, identify, single (out)Words Related to pinpoint diagnose; determine, find; locate, pick out, place, recognize, spot; check, examine, inspect, investigate, notice, observe, scrutinize; betray, disclose, discover, revealNear Antonyms of pinpoint 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 of pinpoint bend, cast, direct, head, hold, level, aim, set, trainWords Related to pinpoint sight; bear, face; concentrate, focus; incline, orient, steerNear Antonyms of pinpoint avert, curve, deflect, detour, divert, rechannel, shunt, sidetrack



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