|1.||[ adjective ] having a point|
|Related terms:||pointless acuate acuate tapering fusiform peaked nibbed spiked barreled sharpened acanthoid ensiform sagittate lanceolate pyramidal acerate acuminate apiculate spiked hastate spikelike pyramidal angular sharp|
|2.||[ adjective ] having the foot stretched out in line with the leg and the toes forming a point|
"keep the legs straight and the toes pointed"
|Related terms:||unpointed tiptoe|
|3.||[ adjective ] direct and obvious in meaning or reference; often unpleasant|
"a pointed critique" "a pointed allusion to what was going on" "another pointed look in their direction"