Thesaurus

pinpointed

verb
past tense of pinpoint

Synonyms & Antonyms of pinpointed

1 to find out or establish the identity of
  • pinpointed the culprit by tracking calls from his cell phone

Synonyms for pinpointed

Words Related to pinpointed

Phrases Synonymous with pinpointed

Near Antonyms for pinpointed

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 for pinpointed

Words Related to pinpointed

Near Antonyms for pinpointed

See the Dictionary Definition 

Learn More About pinpointed

Thesaurus Entries Near pinpointed

pinpoint

pinpointed

pinpointing

See More Nearby Entries 

Cite this Entry

“Pinpointed.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/pinpointed. Accessed 21 Jan. 2022.

Style: MLA
MLACheck Mark Icon ChicagoCheck Mark Icon APACheck Mark Icon Merriam-WebsterCheck Mark Icon

More from Merriam-Webster on pinpointed

Nglish: Translation of pinpointed for Spanish Speakers

Britannica English: Translation of pinpointed for Arabic Speakers

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Difficult Spelling Words Quiz

  • alphabet pasta spelling help
  • Which is the correct spelling?
Name That Thing

Test your visual vocabulary with our 10-question challenge!

TAKE THE QUIZ
Universal Daily Crossword

A daily challenge for crossword fanatics.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!