Definition of 'pointer'
Example sentences containing 'pointer'
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That has been a good pointer for this race. The Sun (2016)A book by a celebrity can give positive pointers. The Sun (2017)UK data this week will provide further post-referendum pointers. Times, Sunday Times (2016)One good pointer could be the presence of a thriving village pub. Times, Sunday Times (2014)It also has a laser pointer for teasing pet cats while their owners are at work. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The video clip gives no obvious pointer to the identity of the owner. Times, Sunday Times (2008)It could provide useful pointers for those challenged by grammar or spelling. Times, Sunday Times (2007)They just need a few pointers along the way. Times, Sunday Times (2013)It can also be a useful pointer. Alternative Health Care for Women (1991)In which case there will be other pointers to give the game away. Times, Sunday Times (2007)The answers are below if you need any pointers. The Sun (2012)Could you give me any pointers? The Sun (2014)This offers a pointer for other industries striving to find a place in the world amid relatively high energy and labour costs. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Along with observation, skin tests can also be a helpful pointer. Eczema Relief - the comprehensive self-help plan (1990)It offers pointers for those who select bishops through the Crown nominations process. Times, Sunday Times (2011)It will provide a very useful pointer to you, particularly on where you spend your money. Say Goodbye to Debt (1994)If you miss this superb series, here are some useful pointers. Times, Sunday Times (2008)I just need some pointers on what is still acceptable at my age. The Sun (2009)We see a laser pointer. The Sun (2014)Here are ten helpful pointers. The Sun (2014)A laser pointer could be installed on the forehead of the wig so that a presenter could highlight relevant information on a projected slide. Times, Sunday Times (2013)The auction website said that it complied with the law and that laser pointers were on sale with many retailers, both in shops and online. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Being on the shop floor, they're a good pointer to what the practice is really like. The Sun (2014)That is rather more difficult, but hopefully I will be able to provide a few pointers as the year progresses. Times, Sunday Times (2014)
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Translations for 'pointer'
British English: pointer NOUN
A pointer is a piece of advice or information which helps you to understand a situation or to find a way of making progress.
I hope at least my daughter was able to offer you some useful pointers.
Definition of pointer from the Collins English Dictionary
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