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Word - rootword - affixes
panudlo - tudlo - ^n<t~pa-~
pa.nud.lu. - 3 syllables

^n<t = nudlo
pa- = panudlo

panudlo : instruction (n.); lecture (v.)
tudlo [tud.lû.] : finger (n.); appoint (v.); indicate (v.); instruct (v.); point (v.); teach (v.); tutor (v.)

Derivatives of tudlo

n. (communication)1. direction, instructiona message describing how something is to be done.; "he gave directions faster than she could follow them"
~ subject matter, content, message, substancewhat a communication that is about something is about.
~ ruleany one of a systematic body of regulations defining the way of life of members of a religious order.; "the rule of St. Dominic"
~ prescript, ruleprescribed guide for conduct or action.
~ rubricdirections for the conduct of Christian church services (often printed in red in a prayer book).
~ misdirectionincorrect directions or instructions.
~ name and address, destination, addresswritten directions for finding some location; written on letters or packages that are to be delivered to that location.
~ markupdetailed stylistic instructions for typesetting something that is to be printed; manual markup is usually written on the copy (e.g. underlining words that are to be set in italics).
~ prescriptiondirections prescribed beforehand; the action of prescribing authoritative rules or directions.; "I tried to follow her prescription for success"
~ recipe, formuladirections for making something.
~ ruledirections that define the way a game or sport is to be conducted.; "he knew the rules of chess"
~ stage directionan instruction written as part of the script of a play.
~ styleeditorial directions to be followed in spelling and punctuation and capitalization and typographical display.
~ system commanda computer user's instruction (not part of a program) that calls for action by the computer's executive program.
n. (act)2. didactics, education, educational activity, instruction, pedagogy, teachingthe activities of educating or instructing; activities that impart knowledge or skill.; "he received no formal education"; "our instruction was carefully programmed"; "good classroom teaching is seldom rewarded"
~ activityany specific behavior.; "they avoided all recreational activity"
~ educationthe profession of teaching (especially at a school or college or university).
~ classroom projecta school task requiring considerable effort.
~ classworkthe part of a student's work that is done in the classroom.
~ homework, prep, preparationpreparatory school work done outside school (especially at home).
~ lessona task assigned for individual study.; "he did the lesson for today"
~ coeducationeducation of men and women in the same institutions.
~ continuing educationa program of instruction designed primarily for adult students who participate part-time.
~ course, course of instruction, course of study, classeducation imparted in a series of lessons or meetings.; "he took a course in basket weaving"; "flirting is not unknown in college classes"
~ elementary educationeducation in elementary subjects (reading and writing and arithmetic) provided to young students at a grade school.
~ extension service, university extension, extensionan educational opportunity provided by colleges and universities to people who are not enrolled as regular students.
~ extracurricular activityeducational activities not falling within the scope of the regular curriculum.
~ higher educationeducation provided by a college or university.
~ secondary educationeducation beyond the elementary grades; provided by a high school or college preparatory school.
~ team teachinga method of coordinated classroom teaching involving a team of teachers working together with a single group of students.
~ work-study programan educational plan in which students alternate between paid employment and formal study.
~ point systema system of evaluation based on awarding points according to rules.
~ educationthe gradual process of acquiring knowledge.; "education is a preparation for life"; "a girl's education was less important than a boy's"
~ academic program(education) a program of education in liberal arts and sciences (usually in preparation for higher education).
~ department of education, education department, educationthe United States federal department that administers all federal programs dealing with education (including federal aid to educational institutions and students); created 1979.
~ tuition, tuition feea fee paid for instruction (especially for higher education).; "tuition and room and board were more than $25,000"
n. (act)3. instruction, pedagogy, teachingthe profession of a teacher.; "he prepared for teaching while still in college"; "pedagogy is recognized as an important profession"
~ educationthe profession of teaching (especially at a school or college or university).
~ catechesisoral religious instruction (as before baptism or confirmation).
~ catechetical instructionteaching religious principles by questions and answers.
~ language teachingteaching people to speak and understand a foreign language.
~ teaching readingteaching beginners to read.
~ schoolingthe act of teaching at school.
~ indoctrinationteaching someone to accept doctrines uncritically.
~ tutelage, tutorship, tuitionteaching pupils individually (usually by a tutor hired privately).
~ lessona unit of instruction.; "he took driving lessons"
~ hypnopedia, sleep-learningteaching during sleep (as by using recordings to teach a foreign language to someone who is asleep).
~ spoonfeedingteaching in an overly simplified way that discourages independent thought.
~ lecturing, lectureteaching by giving a discourse on some subject (typically to a class).
n. (communication)4. command, instruction, program line, statement(computer science) a line of code written as part of a computer program.
~ computer science, computingthe branch of engineering science that studies (with the aid of computers) computable processes and structures.
~ computer code, code(computer science) the symbolic arrangement of data or instructions in a computer program or the set of such instructions.
~ computer program, computer programme, programme, program(computer science) a sequence of instructions that a computer can interpret and execute.; "the program required several hundred lines of code"
~ callan instruction that interrupts the program being executed.; "Pascal performs calls by simply giving the name of the routine to be executed"
~ command linecommands that a user types in order to run an application.
~ link(computing) an instruction that connects one part of a program or an element on a list to another program or list.
~ macro, macro instructiona single computer instruction that results in a series of instructions in machine language.
~ system erroran instruction that is either not recognized by an operating system or is in violation of the procedural rules.
~ toggleany instruction that works first one way and then the other; it turns something on the first time it is used and then turns it off the next time.
n. (communication)1. lecture, public lecture, talka speech that is open to the public.; "he attended a lecture on telecommunications"
~ speech, addressthe act of delivering a formal spoken communication to an audience.; "he listened to an address on minor Roman poets"
n. (communication)2. lecture, speech, talking toa lengthy rebuke.; "a good lecture was my father's idea of discipline"; "the teacher gave him a talking to"
~ rebuke, reprehension, reprimand, reproof, reprovalan act or expression of criticism and censure.; "he had to take the rebuke with a smile on his face"
~ preaching, sermona moralistic rebuke.; "your preaching is wasted on him"
~ curtain lecturea private lecture to a husband by his wife.
n. (act)3. lecture, lecturingteaching by giving a discourse on some subject (typically to a class).
~ course, course of instruction, course of study, classeducation imparted in a series of lessons or meetings.; "he took a course in basket weaving"; "flirting is not unknown in college classes"
~ teaching, pedagogy, instructionthe profession of a teacher.; "he prepared for teaching while still in college"; "pedagogy is recognized as an important profession"
~ lecture demonstrationpresentation of an example of what the lecturer is discoursing about.
~ talkthe act of giving a talk to an audience.; "I attended an interesting talk on local history"
v. (communication)4. lecture, talkdeliver a lecture or talk.; "She will talk at Rutgers next week"; "Did you ever lecture at Harvard?"
~ preach, prophesydeliver a sermon.; "The minister is not preaching this Sunday"
~ instruct, teach, learnimpart skills or knowledge to.; "I taught them French"; "He instructed me in building a boat"
v. (communication)5. bawl out, berate, call down, call on the carpet, chew out, chew up, chide, dress down, have words, jaw, lambast, lambaste, lecture, rag, rebuke, remonstrate, reprimand, reproof, scold, take to task, trouncecensure severely or angrily.; "The mother scolded the child for entering a stranger's car"; "The deputy ragged the Prime Minister"; "The customer dressed down the waiter for bringing cold soup"
~ castigate, chasten, chastise, objurgate, correctcensure severely.; "She chastised him for his insensitive remarks"
~ brush down, tell offreprimand.; "She told the misbehaving student off"
~ criticise, criticize, pick apart, knockfind fault with; express criticism of; point out real or perceived flaws.; "The paper criticized the new movie"; "Don't knock the food--it's free"
v. (social)1. appoint, constitute, name, nominatecreate and charge with a task or function.; "nominate a committee"
~ institute, establish, found, plant, constituteset up or lay the groundwork for.; "establish a new department"
~ packset up a committee or legislative body with one's own supporters so as to influence the outcome.; "pack a jury"
~ co-optappoint summarily or commandeer.; "The army tried to co-opt peasants into civil defence groups"
v. (social)2. appoint, chargeassign a duty, responsibility or obligation to.; "He was appointed deputy manager"; "She was charged with supervising the creation of a concordance"
~ assign, delegate, designate, deputegive an assignment to (a person) to a post, or assign a task to (a person).
~ depute, deputise, deputizeappoint as a substitute.
~ name, nominate, makecharge with a function; charge to be.; "She was named Head of the Committee"; "She was made president of the club"
~ authorise, empower, authorizegive or delegate power or authority to.; "She authorized her assistant to sign the papers"
~ accreditprovide or send (envoys or embassadors) with official credentials.
~ createinvest with a new title, office, or rank.; "Create one a peer"
v. (possession)3. appointfurnish.; "a beautifully appointed house"
~ equip, fit out, outfit, fitprovide with (something) usually for a specific purpose.; "The expedition was equipped with proper clothing, food, and other necessities"
v. (communication)1. bespeak, betoken, indicate, point, signalbe 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"
~ augur, auspicate, bode, foreshadow, omen, portend, presage, betoken, predict, prefigure, prognosticate, forecast, foretellindicate by signs.; "These signs bode bad news"
~ markdesignate as if by a mark.; "This sign marks the border"
~ telllet something be known.; "Tell them that you will be late"
v. (communication)2. designate, indicate, point, showindicate 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"
~ informimpart knowledge of some fact, state or affairs, or event to.; "I informed him of his rights"
~ pointindicate the presence of (game) by standing and pointing with the muzzle.; "the dog pointed the dead duck"
~ fingerindicate the fingering for the playing of musical scores for keyboard instruments.
~ call attention, point out, signalise, signalizepoint out carefully and clearly.
~ reflectmanifest or bring back.; "This action reflects his true beliefs"
v. (communication)3. indicateto state or express briefly.; "indicated his wishes in a letter"
~ informimpart knowledge of some fact, state or affairs, or event to.; "I informed him of his rights"
~ record, register, read, showindicate a certain reading; of gauges and instruments.; "The thermometer showed thirteen degrees below zero"; "The gauge read `empty'"
~ signifymake known with a word or signal.; "He signified his wish to pay the bill for our meal"
~ callindicate a decision in regard to.; "call balls and strikes behind the plate"
v. (communication)4. argue, indicategive evidence of.; "The evidence argues for your claim"; "The results indicate the need for more work"
~ present, lay out, representbring forward and present to the mind.; "We presented the arguments to him"; "We cannot represent this knowledge to our formal reason"
v. (communication)5. indicate, suggestsuggest the necessity of an intervention; in medicine.; "Tetracycline is indicated in such cases"
~ informimpart knowledge of some fact, state or affairs, or event to.; "I informed him of his rights"
v. (communication)1. instruct, learn, teachimpart skills or knowledge to.; "I taught them French"; "He instructed me in building a boat"
~ larn, learn, acquiregain knowledge or skills.; "She learned dancing from her sister"; "I learned Sanskrit"; "Children acquire language at an amazing rate"
~ train, educate, prepare, developcreate by training and teaching.; "The old master is training world-class violinists"; "we develop the leaders for the future"
~ indoctrinateteach doctrines to; teach uncritically.; "The Moonies indoctrinate their disciples"
~ drillteach by repetition.
~ catechise, catechizegive religious instructions to.
~ reinforce, rewardstrengthen and support with rewards.; "Let's reinforce good behavior"
~ spoonfeedteach without challenging the students.; "This professor spoonfeeds his students"
~ inductintroduce or initiate.; "The young geisha was inducted into the ways of her profession"
~ mentorserve as a teacher or trusted counselor.; "The famous professor mentored him during his years in graduate school"; "She is a fine lecturer but she doesn't like mentoring"
~ tutorbe a tutor to someone; give individual instruction.; "She tutored me in Spanish"
~ unteachcause to disbelieve; teach someone the contrary of what he or she had learned earlier.
~ unteachcause to unlearn.; "teach somebody to unlearn old habits or methods"
~ groundinstruct someone in the fundamentals of a subject.
~ lecture, talkdeliver a lecture or talk.; "She will talk at Rutgers next week"; "Did you ever lecture at Harvard?"
~ informimpart knowledge of some fact, state or affairs, or event to.; "I informed him of his rights"
~ coach, trainteach and supervise (someone); act as a trainer or coach (to), as in sports.; "He is training our Olympic team"; "She is coaching the crew"
~ edify, enlightenmake understand.; "Can you enlighten me--I don't understand this proposal"
~ conditionestablish a conditioned response.
v. (communication)2. instructgive instructions or directions for some task.; "She instructed the students to work on their pronunciation"
~ order, enjoin, tell, saygive instructions to or direct somebody to do something with authority.; "I said to him to go home"; "She ordered him to do the shopping"; "The mother told the child to get dressed"
~ chargeinstruct or command with authority.; "The teacher charged the children to memorize the poem"
~ chargeinstruct (a jury) about the law, its application, and the weighing of evidence.
v. (communication)3. apprise, apprize, instructmake aware of.; "Have the students been apprised of the tuition hike?"
~ directgive directions to; point somebody into a certain direction.; "I directed them towards the town hall"
~ briefgive essential information to someone.; "The reporters were briefed about the President's plan to invade"
~ informimpart knowledge of some fact, state or affairs, or event to.; "I informed him of his rights"
n. (cognition)1. pointa geometric element that has position but no extension.; "a point is defined by its coordinates"
~ attracter, attractor(physics) a point in the ideal multidimensional phase space that is used to describe a system toward which the system tends to evolve regardless of the starting conditions of the system.
~ intersection, intersection point, point of intersectiona point where lines intersect.
~ component, element, factor, ingredient, constituentan abstract part of something.; "jealousy was a component of his character"; "two constituents of a musical composition are melody and harmony"; "the grammatical elements of a sentence"; "a key factor in her success"; "humor: an effective ingredient of a speech"
~ interceptthe point at which a line intersects a coordinate axis.
n. (location)2. pointthe precise location of something; a spatially limited location.; "she walked to a point where she could survey the whole street"
~ locationa point or extent in space.
~ punctum(anatomy) a point or small area.
~ optic disc, optic disk, blind spotthe point where the optic nerve enters the retina; not sensitive to light.
~ belly button, bellybutton, navel, omphalos, omphalus, umbilicusa scar where the umbilical cord was attached.; "you were not supposed to show your navel on television"; "they argued whether or not Adam had a navel"; "she had a tattoo just above her bellybutton"
~ mcburney's pointa point one third of the way along a line drawn from the hip to the umbilicus; the point of maximum sensitivity in acute appendicitis.
~ node(physics) the point of minimum displacement in a periodic system.
~ antinode(physics) the point of maximum displacement in a periodic system.
~ origin, source, root, rootage, beginningthe place where something begins, where it springs into being.; "the Italian beginning of the Renaissance"; "Jupiter was the origin of the radiation"; "Pittsburgh is the source of the Ohio River"; "communism's Russian root"
~ celestial pointa point in the heavens (on the celestial sphere).
~ midpoint, centre, centera point equidistant from the ends of a line or the extremities of a figure.
~ crinion, trichionpoint where the hairline meets the midpoint of the forehead.
~ chokepointa point of congestion or blockage.; "the bridge is always a chokepoint at rush hour"
~ cornerthe point where two lines meet or intersect.; "the corners of a rectangle"
~ crossinga point where two lines (paths or arcs etc.) intersect.
~ focusa fixed reference point on the concave side of a conic section.
~ geographic point, geographical pointa point on the surface of the Earth.
~ ground zerothe point of detonation (or above or below) of a nuclear weapon.
~ hot spot, hotspota point of relatively intense heat or radiation.
~ midairsome point in the air; above ground level.; "the planes collided in midair"
~ abutmentpoint of contact between two objects or parts.
~ position, placethe particular portion of space occupied by something.; "he put the lamp back in its place"
~ positionthe appropriate or customary location.; "the cars were in position"
~ pressure pointany of several points on the body where the pulse can be felt and where pressure on an underlying artery will control bleeding from that artery at a more distal point.
~ military position, positiona point occupied by troops for tactical reasons.
~ cornerthe point where three areas or surfaces meet or intersect.; "the corners of a cube"
~ place, spot, topographic pointa point located with respect to surface features of some region.; "this is a nice place for a picnic"; "a bright spot on a planet"
~ vanishing pointthe point beyond which something disappears or ceases to exist.
~ focal point, focusa point of convergence of light (or other radiation) or a point from which it diverges.
~ hilumthe scar on certain seeds marking its point of attachment to the funicle.
~ nidus, focal point, focusa central point or locus of an infection in an organism.; "the focus of infection"
n. (communication)3. pointa brief version of the essential meaning of something.; "get to the point"; "he missed the point of the joke"; "life has lost its point"
~ meaning, signification, import, significancethe message that is intended or expressed or signified.; "what is the meaning of this sentence"; "the significance of a red traffic light"; "the signification of Chinese characters"; "the import of his announcement was ambiguous"
~ bottom linethe decisive point.
~ crux of the matter, cruxthe most important point.
~ rallying pointa point or principle on which scattered or opposing groups can come together.
~ talking pointan especially persuasive point helping to support an argument or discussion.
n. (cognition)4. detail, item, pointan isolated fact that is considered separately from the whole.; "several of the details are similar"; "a point of information"
~ facta piece of information about circumstances that exist or events that have occurred.; "first you must collect all the facts of the case"
~ minutiaa small or minor detail.; "he had memorized the many minutiae of the legal code"
~ nook and cranny, nooks and cranniessomething remote.; "he explored every nook and cranny of science"
~ regard, respect(usually preceded by `in') a detail or point.; "it differs in that respect"
~ sticking pointa point at which an impasse arises in progress toward an agreement or a goal.
~ technicality, trifle, trivialitya detail that is considered insignificant.
n. (state)5. degree, level, point, stagea 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?"
~ statethe way something is with respect to its main attributes.; "the current state of knowledge"; "his state of health"; "in a weak financial state"
~ ladderascending stages by which somebody or something can progress.; "he climbed the career ladder"
~ acme, meridian, summit, tiptop, elevation, height, pinnacle, superlative, peak, topthe highest level or degree attainable; the highest stage of development.; "his landscapes were deemed the acme of beauty"; "the artist's gifts are at their acme"; "at the height of her career"; "the peak of perfection"; "summer was at its peak"; "...catapulted Einstein to the pinnacle of fame"; "the summit of his ambition"; "so many highest superlatives achieved by man"; "at the top of his profession"
~ extentthe point or degree to which something extends.; "the extent of the damage"; "the full extent of the law"; "to a certain extent she was right"
~ resultant, end pointthe final point in a process.
~ standard of life, standard of livinga level of material comfort in terms of goods and services available to someone or some group.; "they enjoyed the highest standard of living in the country"; "the lower the standard of living the easier it is to introduce an autocratic production system"
~ planea level of existence or development.; "he lived on a worldly plane"
~ state of the artthe highest degree of development of an art or technique at a particular time.; "the state of the art in space travel"
~ ultimacy, ultimatenessthe state or degree of being ultimate; the final or most extreme in degree or size or time or distance,.; "the ultimacy of these social values"
~ quickeningthe stage of pregnancy at which the mother first feels the movements of the fetus.
~ climaxthe most severe stage of a disease.
n. (time)6. point, point in timean instant of time.; "at that point I had to leave"
~ quantity, measure, amounthow much there is or how many there are of something that you can quantify.
~ distancea remote point in time.; "if that happens it will be at some distance in the future"; "at a distance of ten years he had forgotten many of the details"
~ particular date, datea particular but unspecified point in time.; "they hoped to get together at an early date"
~ deadlinethe point in time at which something must be completed.
~ arrival time, time of arrivalthe time at which a public conveyance is scheduled to arrive at a given destination.
~ departure time, time of departurethe time at which a public conveyance is scheduled to depart from a given point of origin.
~ midtermmiddle of an academic term or a political term in office.
~ full term, termthe end of gestation or point at which birth is imminent.; "a healthy baby born at full term"
~ midtermthe middle of the gestation period.
~ moment, instant, minute, seconda particular point in time.; "the moment he arrived the party began"
~ run-timethe time at which a (software or multimedia) program is run.
~ commencement, get-go, offset, outset, showtime, starting time, beginning, kickoff, start, firstthe time at which something is supposed to begin.; "they got an early start"; "she knew from the get-go that he was the man for her"
~ middletime between the beginning and the end of a temporal period.; "the middle of the war"; "rain during the middle of April"
~ end, endingthe point in time at which something ends.; "the end of the year"; "the ending of warranty period"
~ phase angle, phasea particular point in the time of a cycle; measured from some arbitrary zero and expressed as an angle.
~ show timethe point in time at which an entertainment (a movie or television show etc.) is scheduled to begin.
~ thenthat time; that moment.; "we will arrive before then"; "we were friends from then on"
n. (cognition)7. pointthe object of an activity.; "what is the point of discussing it?"
~ objective, aim, object, targetthe goal intended to be attained (and which is believed to be attainable).; "the sole object of her trip was to see her children"
n. (shape)8. peak, point, tipa V shape.; "the cannibal's teeth were filed to sharp points"
~ alpenstocka stout staff with a metal point; used by mountain climbers.
~ arrowheadthe pointed head or striking tip of an arrow.
~ knifea weapon with a handle and blade with a sharp point.
~ pencila thin cylindrical pointed writing implement; a rod of marking substance encased in wood.
~ sword, steel, blade, branda cutting or thrusting weapon that has a long metal blade and a hilt with a hand guard.
~ widow's peaka V-shaped point in the hairline in the middle of the forehead.
~ cuspsmall elevation on the grinding surface of a tooth.
~ convex shape, convexitya shape that curves or bulges outward.
~ cone shape, conoid, conea shape whose base is a circle and whose sides taper up to a point.
~ headthe tip of an abscess (where the pus accumulates).
n. (shape)9. dot, pointa very small circular shape.; "a row of points"; "draw lines between the dots"
~ disk, saucer, discsomething with a round shape resembling a flat circular plate.; "the moon's disk hung in a cloudless sky"
n. (quantity)10. pointthe unit of counting in scoring a game or contest.; "he scored 20 points in the first half"; "a touchdown counts 6 points"
~ extra point, point after, point after touchdownin American football a point awarded for a successful place kick following a touchdown.
~ unit, unit of measurementany division of quantity accepted as a standard of measurement or exchange.; "the dollar is the United States unit of currency"; "a unit of wheat is a bushel"; "change per unit volume"
~ scorea number that expresses the accomplishment of a team or an individual in a game or contest.; "the score was 7 to 0"
~ advantage(tennis) first point scored after deuce.
~ set point(tennis) the final point needed to win a set in tennis.
~ match point(tennis) the final point needed to win a match (especially in tennis).
n. (object)11. pointa promontory extending out into a large body of water.; "they sailed south around the point"
~ foreland, headland, promontory, heada natural elevation (especially a rocky one that juts out into the sea).
n. (communication)12. item, pointa 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"
~ list, listinga database containing an ordered array of items (names or topics).
~ agenda itemone of the items to be considered.
~ incidentalan item that is incidental.
~ inventory iteman item listed in an inventory.
~ line iteman item in an appropriation bill.; "Some governors can veto line items in their state budgets"
~ news iteman item in a newspaper.
~ position, placean item on a list or in a sequence.; "in the second place"; "moved from third to fifth position"
~ component part, part, portion, component, constituentsomething determined in relation to something that includes it.; "he wanted to feel a part of something bigger than himself"; "I read a portion of the manuscript"; "the smaller component is hard to reach"; "the animal constituent of plankton"
n. (linkdef)13. pointa style in speech or writing that arrests attention and has a penetrating or convincing quality or effect.
~ relevance, relevancythe relation of something to the matter at hand.
n. (attribute)14. point, spotan outstanding characteristic.; "his acting was one of the high points of the movie"
~ characteristica distinguishing quality.
n. (artifact)15. pointsharp end.; "he stuck the point of the knife into a tree"; "he broke the point of his pencil"
~ arrowheadthe pointed head or striking tip of an arrow.
~ awla pointed tool for marking surfaces or for punching small holes.
~ barba subsidiary point facing opposite from the main point that makes an arrowhead or spear hard to remove.
~ barbthe pointed part of barbed wire.
~ cusppoint formed by two intersecting arcs (as from the intrados of a Gothic arch).
~ diamond pointa very hard small point made from a diamond.
~ ice pick, icepickpick consisting of a steel rod with a sharp point; used for breaking up blocks of ice.
~ knifeedge tool used as a cutting instrument; has a pointed blade with a sharp edge and a handle.
~ needlea sharp pointed implement (usually steel).
~ nib, pen nibthe writing point of a pen.
~ pencila thin cylindrical pointed writing implement; a rod of marking substance encased in wood.
~ pikea sharp point (as on the end of a spear).
~ pina small slender (often pointed) piece of wood or metal used to support or fasten or attach things.
~ pinpointthe sharp point of a pin.
~ spear-point, spearpoint, spearheadthe head and sharpened point of a spear.
~ spikeeach of the sharp points on the soles of athletic shoes to prevent slipping (or the shoes themselves).; "the second baseman sharpened his spikes before every game"; "golfers' spikes damage the putting greens"
~ end, terminaleither extremity of something that has length.; "the end of the pier"; "she knotted the end of the thread"; "they rode to the end of the line"; "the terminals of the anterior arches of the fornix"
n. (linkdef)16. compass point, pointany of 32 horizontal directions indicated on the card of a compass.; "he checked the point on his compass"
~ directionthe spatial relation between something and the course along which it points or moves.; "he checked the direction and velocity of the wind"
~ cardinal compass pointone of the four main compass points.
~ nbe, north by eastthe compass point that is one point east (clockwise) of due north.
~ nne, nor'-nor'-east, north northeastthe compass point that is midway between north and northeast.
~ nebn, northeast by norththe compass point that is one point north of northeast.
~ nor'-east, northeast, northeastward, nethe compass point midway between north and east; at 45 degrees.
~ nebe, northeast by eastthe compass point that is one point east of northeast.
~ east northeast, enethe compass point midway between northeast and east.
~ east by north, ebnthe compass point that is one point north of due east.
~ east by south, ebsthe compass point that is one point south of due east.
~ east southeast, esethe compass point midway between east and southeast.
~ sebe, southeast by eastthe compass point that is one point east of southeast.
~ sou'-east, southeast, southeastward, sethe compass point midway between south and east; at 135 degrees.
~ sebs, southeast by souththe compass point that is one point south of southeast.
~ sou'-sou'-east, south southeast, ssethe compass point midway between south and southeast.
~ sbe, south by eastthe compass point that is one point east of due south.
~ sbw, south by westthe compass point that is one point west of due south.
~ sou'-sou'-west, south southwest, sswthe compass point midway between south and southwest.
~ southwest by south, swbsthe compass point that is one point south of southwest.
~ sou'-west, southwest, southwestward, swthe compass point midway between south and west; at 225 degrees.
~ southwest by west, swbwthe compass point that is one point west of southwest.
~ west southwest, wswthe compass point midway between west and southwest.
~ wbs, west by souththe compass point that is one point south of due west.
~ wbn, west by norththe compass point that is one point north of due west.
~ west northwest, wnwthe compass point midway between west and northwest.
~ northwest by west, nwbwthe compass point that is one point west of northwest.
~ nor'-west, northwestward, nw, northwestthe compass point midway between north and west; at 315 degrees.
~ northwest by north, nwbnthe compass point that is one point north of northwest.
~ nnw, nor'-nor'-west, north northwestthe compass point that is midway between north and northwest.
~ nbw, north by westthe compass point that is one point west of due north.
n. (quantity)17. pointa linear unit used to measure the size of type; approximately 1/72 inch.
~ linear measure, linear unita unit of measurement of length.
~ pica em, em, picaa linear unit (1/6 inch) used in printing.
n. (possession)18. pointone 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.
~ loanthe temporary provision of money (usually at interest).
n. (communication)19. full point, full stop, period, point, stopa 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"
~ punctuation mark, punctuationthe marks used to clarify meaning by indicating separation of words into sentences and clauses and phrases.
~ suspension point(usually plural) one of a series of points indicating that something has been omitted or that the sentence is incomplete.
n. (communication)20. head, pointa V-shaped mark at one end of an arrow pointer.; "the point of the arrow was due north"
~ marka written or printed symbol (as for punctuation).; "his answer was just a punctuation mark"
~ arrow, pointera mark to indicate a direction or relation.
n. (communication)21. decimal point, percentage point, pointthe dot at the left of a decimal fraction.
~ mathematical notationa notation used by mathematicians.
n. (attribute)22. point, pointednessthe property of a shape that tapers to a sharp tip.
~ taperthe property possessed by a shape that narrows toward a point (as a wedge or cone).
n. (attribute)23. pointa distinguishing or individuating characteristic.; "he knows my bad points as well as my good points"
~ characteristica distinguishing quality.
~ selling pointa characteristic of something that is up for sale that makes it attractive to potential customers.
n. (artifact)24. gunpoint, pointthe gun muzzle's direction.; "he held me up at the point of a gun"
~ gun muzzle, muzzlethe open circular discharging end of a gun.
n. (artifact)25. point, power pointa wall socket.
~ electric outlet, electric receptacle, electrical outlet, wall plug, wall socket, outletreceptacle providing a place in a wiring system where current can be taken to run electrical devices.
~ britain, great britain, u.k., uk, united kingdom, united kingdom of great britain and northern irelanda monarchy in northwestern Europe occupying most of the British Isles; divided into England and Scotland and Wales and Northern Ireland; `Great Britain' is often used loosely to refer to the United Kingdom.
n. (artifact)26. breaker point, distributor point, pointa contact in the distributor; as the rotor turns its projecting arm contacts them and current flows to the spark plugs.
~ tangency, contact(electronics) a junction where things (as two electrical conductors) touch or are in physical contact.; "they forget to solder the contacts"
~ electrical distributor, distributer, distributorelectrical device that distributes voltage to the spark plugs of a gasoline engine in the order of the firing sequence.
v. (stative)27. orient, pointbe oriented.; "The weather vane points North"; "the dancers toes pointed outward"
~ liebe located or situated somewhere; occupy a certain position.
v. (competition)28. charge, level, pointdirect into a position for use.; "point a gun"; "He charged his weapon at me"
~ aim, take aim, train, direct, takepoint or cause to go (blows, weapons, or objects such as photographic equipment) towards.; "Please don't aim at your little brother!"; "He trained his gun on the burglar"; "Don't train your camera on the women"; "Take a swipe at one's opponent"
~ pointbe positionable in a specified manner.; "The gun points with ease"
v. (motion)29. channelise, channelize, direct, guide, head, maneuver, manoeuver, manoeuvre, point, steerdirect the course; determine the direction of travelling.
~ dockmaneuver into a dock.; "dock the ships"
~ sheercause to sheer.; "She sheered her car around the obstacle"
~ pull oversteer a vehicle to the side of the road.; "The car pulled over when the ambulance approached at high speed"
~ helmbe at or take the helm of.; "helm the ship"
~ crabdirect (an aircraft) into a crosswind.
~ navigatedirect carefully and safely.; "He navigated his way to the altar"
~ stand outsteer away from shore, of ships.
~ starboardturn to the right, of helms or rudders.
~ connconduct or direct the steering of a ship or plane.
~ navigate, pilotact as the navigator in a car, plane, or vessel and plan, direct, plot the path and position of the conveyance.; "Is anyone volunteering to navigate during the trip?"; "Who was navigating the ship during the accident?"
~ canalise, canalize, channeldirect the flow of.; "channel information towards a broad audience"
~ tree, cornerforce a person or an animal into a position from which he cannot escape.
~ parkmaneuver a vehicle into a parking space.; "Park the car in front of the library"; "Can you park right here?"
~ control, commandexercise authoritative control or power over.; "control the budget"; "Command the military forces"
v. (motion)30. luff, pointsail close to the wind.
~ navigation, pilotage, pilotingthe guidance of ships or airplanes from place to place.
~ sailtravel on water propelled by wind.; "I love sailing, especially on the open sea"; "the ship sails on"
v. (contact)31. pointmark (Hebrew words) with diacritics.
~ mark, tag, labelattach a tag or label to.; "label these bottles"
v. (contact)32. pointmark with diacritics.; "point the letter"
~ mark, tag, labelattach a tag or label to.; "label these bottles"
v. (contact)33. pointmark (a psalm text) to indicate the points at which the music changes.
~ mark, tag, labelattach a tag or label to.; "label these bottles"
v. (competition)34. pointbe positionable in a specified manner.; "The gun points with ease"
~ point, level, chargedirect into a position for use.; "point a gun"; "He charged his weapon at me"
~ behave the quality of being; (copula, used with an adjective or a predicate noun).; "John is rich"; "This is not a good answer"
v. (competition)35. aim, direct, place, point, targetintend (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"
~ addressdirect a question at someone.
~ aim, take aim, train, direct, takepoint or cause to go (blows, weapons, or objects such as photographic equipment) towards.; "Please don't aim at your little brother!"; "He trained his gun on the burglar"; "Don't train your camera on the women"; "Take a swipe at one's opponent"
~ home in, range in, zero indirect onto a point or target, especially by automatic navigational aids.
v. (communication)36. pointindicate the presence of (game) by standing and pointing with the muzzle.; "the dog pointed the dead duck"
~ point, indicate, designate, showindicate 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"
v. (change)37. point, sharpen, tapergive a point to.; "The candles are tapered"
~ change form, change shape, deformassume a different shape or form.
~ acuminatemake sharp or acute; taper; make (something) come to a point.
v. (change)38. point, repointrepair the joints of bricks.; "point a chimney"
~ bushel, fix, furbish up, mend, repair, doctor, touch on, restorerestore by replacing a part or putting together what is torn or broken.; "She repaired her TV set"; "Repair my shoes please"
n. (person)1. blackbeard, edward teach, edward thatch, teach, thatchan English pirate who operated in the Caribbean and off the Atlantic coast of North America (died in 1718).
~ buccaneer, sea robber, sea rover, piratesomeone who robs at sea or plunders the land from the sea without having a commission from any sovereign nation.
v. (change)2. teachaccustom gradually to some action or attitude.; "The child is taught to obey her parents"
~ accustom, habituatemake psychologically or physically used (to something).; "She became habituated to the background music"
n. (person)1. coach, private instructor, tutora person who gives private instruction (as in singing, acting, etc.).
~ singing, vocalizingthe act of singing vocal music.
~ crammera teacher who is paid to cram students for examinations.
~ instructor, teachera person whose occupation is teaching.
v. (communication)2. tutorbe a tutor to someone; give individual instruction.; "She tutored me in Spanish"
~ instruct, teach, learnimpart skills or knowledge to.; "I taught them French"; "He instructed me in building a boat"
v. (social)3. tutoract as a guardian to someone.
~ interrelate, relatebe in a relationship with.; "How are these two observations related?"