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Pointed

Point´ed
a.1.Sharp; having a sharp point; as, a pointed rock.
2.Characterized by sharpness, directness, or pithiness of expression; terse; epigrammatic; especially, directed to a particular person or thing.
His moral pleases, not his pointed wit.
- Pope.
Pointed arch
(Arch.) an arch with a pointed crown.
Pointed style
(Arch.) a name given to that style of architecture in which the pointed arch is the predominant feature; - more commonly called Gothic.
Adj.1.pointed - having a point
Antonyms:
pointless, unpointed - not having a point especially a sharp point; "my pencils are all pointless"
2.pointed - 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"
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