Definition of Pointier

1. Adjective. (comparative of pointy) ¹



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Definition of Pointier

1. pointy [adj] - See also: pointy

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Pointier

pointees
pointel
pointelle
pointelles
pointels
pointer
pointer finger
pointerless
pointerlike
pointers
pointes
pointework
pointful
pointfully
pointfulness
pointier (current term)
pointiest
pointilism
pointilist
pointillage
pointillism
pointillisms
pointillist
pointillistic
pointillistically
pointillists
pointillé
pointillés
pointiness
pointing

Literary usage of Pointier

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1. The revolt of the Protestants of the Cevennes by Anna Eliza Bray (1870)
"The first, named Jaques pointier, was attended in prison by a Roman Catholic ... "Retire," exclaimed pointier, "it is not in man that I put my trust in my ..."

2. The Encyclopaedia Britannica: A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences and General (1890)
"... pointier out the ethical or moral precepts which may be deduced from his productions, and this circumstance makes it of considerable value and Interest ..."

3. British Family Names: Their Origin and Meaning, with Lists of Scandinavian by Henry Barber (1903)
"Fr. pointier ; a pn (a maker of points). Or see Pont POINTIN. See Poynton POINTS. From Pontoise (?) ; a loc. n., Norm. Ponz, under-tenant in DD Nicholas ..."

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