English adjective: pointed
|1.||pointed having a point|
|Similar||acanthoid, acanthous, acuate, acute, barreled, barrelled, bristle-pointed, cigar-shaped, five-pointed, fusiform, needlelike, nibbed, peaked, pyramidal, pyramidic, pyramidical, sharp, sharpened, six-pointed, spiked, spikelike, spindle-shaped, spinous|
|See also||angular, angulate, sharp|
|2.||pointed direct and obvious in meaning or reference; often unpleasant|
|Samples||A pointed critique.|
A pointed allusion to what was going on.
Another pointed look in their direction.