Definition of point to phrasal verb from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary


point to

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Phrasal Verbs
  1. 1to mention something that you think is important and/or the reason why a particular situation exists The board of directors pointed to falling productivity to justify their decision. Pointing to the results of a recent survey, he claimed voters were most interested in education and unemployment.
  2. 2to suggest that something is true or likely All the signs point to a successful year ahead. The evidence before us points clearly to his innocence.
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