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point in Chinese

[ pɔint ]   Pronunciation:
past tense: pointed   past participle: pointed   plural: points   present participle: pointing   
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  • n.
    7.〔pl.〕【铁路】轨闸,转轨器,道岔扳子;〔英国〕〔pl.〕路轨总点;〔美国〕站;【航海】方位;罗经点;两罗经点间的差度 〔1 point=11 1/4?〔度〕〕;【狩】(猎狗)指示猎获物的姿势。

    11.【语音】 =diacritical mark.

    2.暗示,指示,表明,显示 (at to)。
    4. 有…的倾向 (toward)。


  • I can not bring him to my point of view .
  • I offer a word of remark on the point .
  • It 's inadvisable to overemphasize this point .
  • Mr. attlee made a searching point .
  • She could contest the point with him no further .
  • What is your point of view on nuclear power ?
  • I am glad you raised that point .
  • Be sure to make this point clear to everyone .
  • We each have a different point of view .
  • In speaking one should be short and to the point ...
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  • a contact in the distributor; as the rotor turns its projecting arm contacts them and current flows to the spark plugs
    Synonyms: distributor point, breaker point,

  • sharp end; "he stuck the point of the knife into a tree"; "he broke the point of his pencil"

  • a wall socket
    Synonyms: power point,

  • the gun muzzle''s direction; "he held me up at the point of a gun"
    Synonyms: gunpoint,

  • an outstanding characteristic; "his acting was one of the high points of the movie"
    Synonyms: spot,

  • a distinguishing or individuating characteristic; "he knows my bad points as well as my good points"

  • the property of a shape that tapers to a sharp tip
    Synonyms: pointedness,

  • an isolated fact that is considered separately from the whole; "several of the details are similar"; "a point of information"
    Synonyms: detail, item,

  • a geometric element that has position but no extension; "a point is defined by its coordinates"

  • the object of an activity; "what is the point of discussing it?"

  • a distinct part that can be specified separately in a group of things that could be enumerated on a list; "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,

  • a brief version of the essential meaning of something; "get to the point"; "he missed the point of the joke"; "life has lost its point"

  • the dot at the left of a decimal fraction
    Synonyms: decimal point, percentage point,

  • a V-shaped mark at one end of an arrow pointer; "the point of the arrow was due north"
    Synonyms: head,

  • a punctuation mark (.) placed at the end of a declarative sentence to indicate a full stop or after abbreviations; "in England they call a period a stop"
    Synonyms: period, full stop, stop, full point,

  • the precise location of something; a spatially limited location; "she walked to a point where she could survey the whole street"

  • a promontory extending out into a large body of water; "they sailed south around the point"

  • 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

  • the unit of counting in scoring a game or contest; "he scored 20 points in the first half"; "a touchdown counts 6 points"

  • a linear unit used to measure the size of type; approximately 1/72 inch

  • a style in speech or writing that arrests attention and has a penetrating or convincing quality or effect

  • any of 32 horizontal directions indicated on the card of a compass; "he checked the point on his compass"
    Synonyms: compass point,

  • a V shape; "the cannibal''s teeth were filed to sharp points"
    Synonyms: tip, peak,

  • a very small circular shape; "a row of points"; "draw lines between the dots"
    Synonyms: dot,

  • a specific identifiable position in a continuum or series or especially in a process; "a remarkable degree of frankness"; "at what stage are the social sciences?"
    Synonyms: degree, level, stage,

  • an instant of time; "at that point I had to leave"
    Synonyms: point in time,

  • Verb
  • repair the joints of bricks; "point a chimney"
    Synonyms: repoint,

  • give a point to; "The candles are tapered"
    Synonyms: sharpen, taper,

  • be a signal for or a symptom of; "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,

  • indicate a place, direction, person, or thing; either spatially or figuratively; "I showed the customer the glove section"; "He pointed to the empty parking space"; "he indicated his opponents"
    Synonyms: indicate, designate, show,

  • indicate the presence of (game) by standing and pointing with the muzzle; "the dog pointed the dead duck"

  • intend (something) to move towards a certain goal; "He aimed his fists towards his opponent''s face"; "criticism directed at her superior"; "direct your anger towards others, not towards yourself"
    Synonyms: target, aim, place, direct,

  • direct into a position for use; "point a gun"; "He charged his weapon at me"
    Synonyms: charge, level,

  • be positionable in a specified manner; "The gun points with ease"

  • mark (a psalm text) to indicate the points at which the music changes

  • mark with diacritics; "point the letter"

  • mark (Hebrew words) with diacritics

  • sail close to the wind
    Synonyms: luff,

  • direct the course; determine the direction of travelling
    Synonyms: steer, maneuver, manoeuver, manoeuvre, direct, head, guide, channelize, channelise,

  • be oriented; "The weather vane points North"; "the dancers toes pointed outward"
    Synonyms: orient,

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