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Meaning of word point from English dictionary with examples, synonyms and antonyms.

point   verb

Meaning : Indicate a place, direction, person, or thing. Either spatially or figuratively.

Example : I showed the customer the glove section.
He pointed to the empty parking space.
He indicated his opponents.

Synonyms : designate, indicate, show

Meaning : Be oriented.

Example : The weather vane points North.
The dancers toes pointed outward.

Synonyms : orient

Meaning : Direct into a position for use.

Example : Point a gun.
He charged his weapon at me.

Synonyms : charge, level

Meaning : Direct the course. Determine the direction of travelling.

Synonyms : channelise, channelize, direct, guide, head, maneuver, manoeuver, manoeuvre, steer

Meaning : Be a signal for or a symptom of.

Example : These symptoms indicate a serious illness.
Her behavior points to a severe neurosis.
The economic indicators signal that the euro is undervalued.

Synonyms : bespeak, betoken, indicate, signal

Meaning : Sail close to the wind.

Synonyms : luff

Meaning : Mark (Hebrew words) with diacritics.

Meaning : Mark with diacritics.

Example : Point the letter.

Meaning : Mark (a psalm text) to indicate the points at which the music changes.

Meaning : Be positionable in a specified manner.

Example : The gun points with ease.

Meaning : Intend (something) to move towards a certain goal.

Example : He aimed his fists towards his opponent's face.
Criticism directed at her superior.
Direct your anger towards others, not towards yourself.

Synonyms : aim, direct, place, target

* किसी विशेष लक्ष्य को पाने या प्रभावित करने का इरादा करना या चाहना।

अर्जुन ने पक्षी की आँख को निशाना बनाया।
आजकल प्रत्येक राजनैतिक दल एक दूसरे को निशाना बना रहे हैं।
निशाना बनाना, लक्ष्य बनाना, लक्ष्य साधना

वार करने के लिए अस्त्र आदि को इस प्रकार रखना कि वार लक्ष्य पर हो।

उड़ती चिड़िया पर वार करने के लिए शिकारी ने निशाना साधा।
निशाना बाँधना, निशाना साधना

Meaning : Indicate the presence of (game) by standing and pointing with the muzzle.

Example : The dog pointed the dead duck.

Meaning : Give a point to.

Example : The candles are tapered.

Synonyms : sharpen, taper

Meaning : Repair the joints of bricks.

Example : Point a chimney.

Synonyms : repoint

point   noun

Meaning : A geometric element that has position but no extension.

Example : A point is defined by its coordinates.

रेखागणित में, वह छोटा गोल धब्बा जो किसी स्थान का निर्देश तो करता है पर न तो उसमें लम्बाई, चौड़ाई का होना माना जाता है और न जिसका विभाग हो सकता है।

बच्चे ने खेल-खेल में बिंदुओं को मिलाकर हाथी का चित्र बना दिया।
नुकता, नुक़ता, नुक़्ता, नुक्ता, पॉइंट, पॉइन्ट, प्वाइंट, प्वाइन्ट, बिंदी, बिंदु, बिन्दी, बिन्दु, विंदु, विन्दु, शून्य

Meaning : The precise location of something. A spatially limited location.

Example : She walked to a point where she could survey the whole street.

Meaning : A brief version of the essential meaning of something.

Example : Get to the point.
He missed the point of the joke.
Life has lost its point.

Meaning : An isolated fact that is considered separately from the whole.

Example : Several of the details are similar.
A point of information.

Synonyms : detail, item

Meaning : A specific identifiable position in a continuum or series or especially in a process.

Example : A remarkable degree of frankness.
At what stage are the social sciences?.

Synonyms : degree, level, stage

Meaning : An instant of time.

Example : At that point I had to leave.

Synonyms : point in time

Meaning : The object of an activity.

Example : What is the point of discussing it?.

Meaning : A V shape.

Example : The cannibal's teeth were filed to sharp points.

Synonyms : peak, tip

Meaning : A very small circular shape.

Example : A row of points.
Draw lines between the dots.

Synonyms : dot

किसी वस्तु पर बना या पड़ा हुआ छोटा गोल चिन्ह।

इस कपड़े पर की रंगीन बुँदकियाँ अच्छी लग रही हैं।

Meaning : The unit of counting in scoring a game or contest.

Example : He scored 20 points in the first half.
A touchdown counts 6 points.

Meaning : A promontory extending out into a large body of water.

Example : They sailed south around the point.

Meaning : A distinct part that can be specified separately in a group of things that could be enumerated on a list.

Example : He noticed an item in the New York Times.
She had several items on her shopping list.
The main point on the agenda was taken up first.

Synonyms : item

किसी कार्य या योजना के संबंध में उन अनेकों बातों में से कोई, जो उस कार्य या योजना की सिद्धि के लिए सोची जाए।

इस योजना के चार सूत्रों में से दो बहुत ही उपयोगी और आवश्यक हैं।

किसी विशेष प्रयोजन से बनाई गई वस्तुओं, लेखों आदि की सूची में से प्रत्येक।

प्रत्येक मद की कीमत अलग-अलग है।
इस पंजी में आपके नाम की प्रविष्टि नहीं है।
प्रविष्टि, मद

Meaning : A style in speech or writing that arrests attention and has a penetrating or convincing quality or effect.

Meaning : An outstanding characteristic.

Example : His acting was one of the high points of the movie.

Synonyms : spot

Meaning : Sharp end.

Example : He stuck the point of the knife into a tree.
He broke the point of his pencil.

Meaning : Any of 32 horizontal directions indicated on the card of a compass.

Example : He checked the point on his compass.

Synonyms : compass point

Meaning : A linear unit used to measure the size of type. Approximately 1/72 inch.

Meaning : One percent of the total principal of a loan. It is paid at the time the loan is made and is independent of the interest on the loan.

Meaning : A punctuation mark (.) placed at the end of a declarative sentence to indicate a full stop or after abbreviations.

Example : In England they call a period a stop.

Synonyms : full point, full stop, period, stop

लेखों आदि में वह विराम चिह्न जो किसी वाक्य की समाप्ति पर उसके अंत में लगाया जाता है।

आज-कल हिन्दी-लेखन में पूर्ण विराम (।) की जगह बिन्दी(
पाई, पूर्ण विराम, पूर्ण विराम चिह्न, पूर्णविराम, पूर्णविराम चिह्न

Meaning : A V-shaped mark at one end of an arrow pointer.

Example : The point of the arrow was due north.

Synonyms : head

Meaning : The dot at the left of a decimal fraction.

Synonyms : decimal point, percentage point

गणित में इकाई से कम मान अथवा इकाई का कोई अंश सूचित करने वाला वह चिन्ह जिसको भाग देनेवाला अंक दस या उसका दस गुना, सौ गुना, हज़ार गुना आदि हो।

तीन दशमलव सात का अर्थ है पूरे तीन और एक के दस भागों में से सात भाग।
डेसीमल, दशमलव

Meaning : The property of a shape that tapers to a sharp tip.

Synonyms : pointedness

The property of having only a dull tip (if any).


Meaning : A distinguishing or individuating characteristic.

Example : He knows my bad points as well as my good points.

Meaning : The gun muzzle's direction.

Example : He held me up at the point of a gun.

Synonyms : gunpoint

Meaning : A wall socket.

Synonyms : power point

Meaning : A contact in the distributor. As the rotor turns its projecting arm contacts them and current flows to the spark plugs.

Synonyms : breaker point, distributor point


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