Definition of "Point" :
noun: a contact in the distributor; as the rotor turns its projecting arm contacts them and current flows to the spark plugs
noun: sharp end
"He stuck the point of the knife into a tree."
noun: a wall socket
noun: the gun muzzle's direction
"He held me up at the point of a gun."
noun: an outstanding characteristic
"His acting was one of the high points of the movie."
noun: a distinguishing or individuating characteristic
"He knows my bad points as well as my good points."
noun: the property of a shape that tapers to a sharp tip
noun: an isolated fact that is considered separately from the whole
"A point of information."
noun: a geometric element that has position but no extension
"A point is defined by its coordinates."
noun: the object of an activity
"What is the point of discussing it?."
noun: a distinct part that can be specified separately in a group of things that could be enumerated on a list
"The main point on the agenda was taken up first."
noun: a brief version of the essential meaning of something
"Get to the point."
noun: the dot at the left of a decimal fraction
noun: a V-shaped mark at one end of an arrow pointer
"The point of the arrow was due north."
noun: a punctuation mark (.) placed at the end of a declarative sentence to indicate a full stop or after abbreviations
noun: the precise location of something; a spatially limited location
"She walked to a point where she could survey the whole street."
noun: a promontory extending out into a large body of water
"They sailed south around the point."
noun: 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
noun: the unit of counting in scoring a game or contest
"He scored 20 points in the first half."
noun: a linear unit used to measure the size of type; approximately 1/72 inch
noun: a style in speech or writing that arrests attention and has a penetrating or convincing quality or effect
noun: any of 32 horizontal directions indicated on the card of a compass
"He checked the point on his compass."
noun: a V shape
"The cannibal's teeth were filed to sharp points."
noun: a very small circular shape
"A row of points."
noun: a specific identifiable position in a continuum or series or especially in a process
noun: an instant of time
"At that point I had to leave."
verb: repair the joints of bricks
"Point a chimney."
verb: give a point to
verb: be a signal for or a symptom of
"Her behavior points to a severe neurosis."
verb: indicate a place, direction, person, or thing; either spatially or figuratively
"He pointed to the empty parking space."
verb: indicate the presence of (game) by standing and pointing with the muzzle
"The dog pointed the dead duck."
verb: intend (something) to move towards a certain goal
verb: direct into a position for use
"Point a gun."
verb: be positionable in a specified manner
"The gun points with ease."
verb: mark (a psalm text) to indicate the points at which the music changes
verb: mark with diacritics
"Point the letter."
verb: mark (Hebrew words) with diacritics
verb: sail close to the wind
verb: direct the course; determine the direction of travelling
verb: be oriented
"The weather vane points North."