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pointed

see definition of pointed
  • adjhaving a sharp end or part
  • adjpenetrating, biting
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Synonyms for pointed

adj having a sharp end or part
  • barbed
  • sharp
  • acuminate
  • cornered
  • edged
  • fine
  • keen
  • peaked
  • spiked
  • acicular
  • aciculate
  • acuminous
  • acute
  • arrowlike
  • cuspidate
  • mucronate
  • piked
  • pointy
  • pronged
  • sagittal
  • sagittate
  • sharp-cornered

Antonyms for pointed

  • blunt
  • calming
  • dull
  • mild
  • nice
  • soothing
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More words related to pointed

acute

adjective. having a sharp end or point
  • acicular
  • aciculate
  • acuminate
  • acuminous
  • cuspate
  • cuspidate
  • knifelike
  • needle-shaped
  • peaked
  • piked
  • pointed
  • sharpened
  • spiked

arresting

adjective. noticeable

barbed

adjective. cutting

compact

adjective. short, brief

conical

adjective. cylindrical

conical/conic

adjective. shaped cylindrically and with a point
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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