Definition of pointy adjective from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//ˈpɔɪnti//
; NAmE NAmE//ˈpɔɪnti//
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with a point at one end synonym pointed pointy ears (humorous) Don't try to argue when you find yourself at the pointy end of a knife (= when somebody is threatening you with a knife).
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: pointy