Sentence examples for pointed from high-quality English sources.

Use pointed in a sentence.

  • and pointed to you and pointed to me.

  • The boy pointed to the photos, and the detective made comments.

  • In the end, Noah said, “Eat,” and pointed to the toast and the cereal.

  • In an extraordinary blog post in February, Bezos pointed to links between American Media Inc.

  • Human children, on the other hand, paid the most attention to the eyes, and were relatively indifferent to where the head was pointed.

  • UPDATE 1 May: When Reality Check asked NHS England for the figures behind Simon Stevens' claim we were pointed towards the McKinsey research.

  • Then she pointed toward the steel-and-concrete barriers that separate the city from the harbor but that, in 2012, proved no match for Superstorm Sandy.

  • The window melded these five-pointed “American” stars along with the six-pointed Star of David, to symbolize the harmony of the old world and the new.

pointed sentence examples

  • Trump’s meetings with the North Koreans have increased support from China and Russia for easing United Nations sanctions on North Korea, as the Biden campaign pointed out.

  • Dancing en pointe lends lightness and airiness to the dancer’s movements, and the pointed toe extends the line of the leg—particularly when it is raised in the air, as in an arabesque.

  • It was starlight and I explained the Signs of the Zodiac to her, and pointed out Mars, a bright dot of light creeping zenithward, towards which so many telescopes were pointed.

  • When I pointed out that his association represented an illicit enterprise, he laughed good-naturedly; there was, he pointed out, one legal gold mine in the region, just across the river from Kayapo land.


  • adj all

    - direct and obvious in meaning or reference; often unpleasant

    Example: a pointed critique

  • adj all

    - having a point

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  • 10 sentence examples for pointed from The New Yorker
  • 2 sentence examples for pointed from Encyclopedia Britannica
  • 1 sentence examples for pointed from GutenbergBooks - The Time Machine by H. G. Wells
  • 2 sentence examples for pointed from BBC
  • 1 sentence examples for pointed from Business Insider
  • 1 sentence examples for pointed from The Economist
  • 2 sentence examples for pointed from New York Times
  • 1 sentence examples for pointed from GutenbergBooks - The War of the Worlds by H. G. Wells

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