Thesaurus.com
Thesaurus / pointy
FEEDBACK

pointy

See definition of pointy on Dictionary.com

How to use pointy in a sentence

Ah, the bull terrier — a breed Teichner describes as “funny looking” in appearance, with “egg-shaped heads, slitty eyes and pointy ears,” and in temperament “opinionated, exuberant, stubborn, extremely silly, and loving.”
A ‘MONEY PIT’ DOG, AN AILING OWNER AND ONE BIG QUESTIONDIANE COLEFEBRUARY 5, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Ground meat feels gristly, herbs have pointy stems, and entirely too many types of ice cream come with bits.
SIX MONTHS OF SOFT FOOD SET ME FREEMEGHAN MCCARRONFEBRUARY 2, 2021EATER
Sound-isolating shellThe Monoprice Microphone Isolation shield is lined with pointy foam insulation that doesn’t reflect sound waves back as you talk.
GIFTS THAT MAKE VIDEO CALLS LOOK AND FEEL MORE GLAMOROUSSTAN HORACZEKDECEMBER 9, 2020POPULAR-SCIENCE
Tall and heavy with a long, pointy beard and a penchant for Coke by the liter.
CRIME, CORONA, COPPER AND TROUBLE IN ZAMBIAEUGENE ROBINSONOCTOBER 30, 2020OZY
They tested these products with mechanisms meant to simulate bears’ teeth and claws, attempting to exert similar force by dropping a weighted penetrometer mechanism—what Gravatt describes as a “pointy metal object”—onto them to mimic bites.
THESE BEARS HAVE A JOB, AND IT'S DESTROYING COOLERSEMMA WALKEROCTOBER 9, 2020OUTSIDE ONLINE
They're pointy trees--junipers, I think and there are a lot of rocks in the fields, and wild-flowers.
THE HAPPY VENTUREEDITH BALLINGER PRICE
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
Choose the synonym for future
capacitor

WORDS RELATED TO POINTY

  • aciculate
  • aciculated
  • acuminate
  • acute
  • cuspate
  • cuspated
  • cusped
  • cuspidated
  • cusplike
  • pointy
  • sharp
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.