Definition of 'pointed'
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When we moved from the first house into a fab 1930s semi with a pointed roof. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Drain, cut out the core in a pointed plug shape, quarter the tomatoes while peeling away the skin. Times, Sunday Times (2017)We could ask pointed questions and pray for one another. Christianity Today (2000)Remove the core in a pointed plug shape and discard the skin. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Peel the kiwi and cut out the hard core in a pointed plug shape. Times, Sunday Times (2011)Cut the core out of the vine tomatoes in a pointed plug shape. Times, Sunday Times (2011)Cut out tomato cores in a pointed plug shape. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Cut out the cores in a pointed plug shape and rub away the skin. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Core the tomatoes in a pointed plug shape. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Cut the core out of the tomatoes with a small sharp knife in a pointed plug shape. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Cut the core out of the tomatoes in a pointed plug shape and cut into quarters. Times, Sunday Times (2012)It was the first time he had made such a pointed reference to the physical harm he endured in prison. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Two arched windows with little pointed roofs sit in the sand, perfectly aligned. Times, Sunday Times (2010)He wore a small, pointed beard. GOD'S SECRETARIES: The Making of the King James Bible (2003)What a promise of summer there is in those long, pointed buds. Times, Sunday Times (2015)That long, pointed red bill is unmistakable. Times, Sunday Times (2007)I was not asking questions or making pointed observations. Times, Sunday Times (2011)She had long, pointed fingernails. Times, Sunday Times (2010)The broad pointed arch doorway survives, as does the upper part of the window lighting the great hall and a smaller window lighting the buttery. Times, Sunday Times (2008)On the beech trees under which it often grows, the long, pointed buds are getting distinctly fatter and greener. Times, Sunday Times (2011)No wonder I always reacted badly when my father-in-law asked pointed questions about the investigation. Times, Sunday Times (2012)
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Translations for 'pointed'
British English: pointed ADJECTIVE
Something that is pointed is thin and sharp at one end.
...a pointed roof.
Definition of pointed from the Collins English Dictionary
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