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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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A sharp or tapered end or an object having a sharp or tapered end. Also: The most important fact or idea, or purpose of something.

Usage examples (51)
  • The point of quotations is that one can use another's words to be insulting.
  • point the letter
  • The main point on the agenda was taken up first
  • A point is defined by its coordinates for more
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