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Definition of pointed adjective from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary



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  1. 1having a sharp end a pointed chin pointed teeth the pointed arches used in medieval buildings a pointed instrument see also pointy
  2. 2aimed in a clear and often critical way against a particular person or their behavior a pointed comment/remark His words were a pointed reminder of her position.
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