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Pronunciation of Point  


English Meaning

To appoint.

  1. A sharp or tapered end: the point of a knife; the point of the antenna.
  2. An object having a sharp or tapered end: a stone projectile point.
  3. A tapering extension of land projecting into water; a peninsula, cape, or promontory.
  4. A mark formed by or as if by a sharp end.
  5. A mark or dot used in printing or writing for punctuation, especially a period.
  6. A decimal point.
  7. Linguistics A vowel point.
  8. One of the protruding marks used in certain methods of writing and printing for the blind.
  9. Mathematics A dimensionless geometric object having no properties except location.
  10. Mathematics An element in a geometrically described set.
  11. A place or locality considered with regard to its position: connections to Chicago and points west.
  12. A narrowly particularized and localized position or place; a spot: The troops halted at a point roughly 1,000 yards from the river.
  13. A specified degree, condition, or limit, as in a scale or course: the melting point of a substance.
  14. Any of the 32 equal divisions marked at the circumference of a mariner's compass card that indicate direction.
  15. The interval of 11°15ʹ between any two adjacent markings.
  16. A distinct condition or degree: finally reached the point of exhaustion.
  17. The interval of time immediately before a given occurrence; the verge: on the point of resignation; at the point of death.
  18. A specific moment in time: At this point, we are ready to proceed.
  19. An objective or purpose to be reached or achieved, or one that is worth reaching or achieving: What is the point of discussing this issue further?
  20. The major idea or essential part of a concept or narrative: You have missed the whole point of the novel.
  21. A significant, outstanding, or effective idea, argument, or suggestion: Your point is well taken.
  22. A separate, distinguishing item or element; a detail: Diplomacy is certainly not one of his strong points. Your weak point is your constant need for approval.
  23. A quality or characteristic that is important or distinctive, especially a standard characteristic used to judge an animal.
  24. A single unit, as in counting, rating, or measuring.
  25. A unit of academic credit usually equal to one hour of class work per week during one semester.
  26. A numerical unit of academic achievement equal to a letter grade.
  27. Sports & Games A unit of scoring or counting.
  28. A unit equal to one dollar, used to quote or state variations in the current prices of stocks or commodities.
  29. A unit equal to one percent, used to quote or state interest rates or shares in gross profits.
  30. One percent of the total principal of a loan, paid up front to the lender and considered separately from the interest.
  31. Music A phrase, such as a fugue subject, in contrapuntal music.
  32. Printing A unit of type size equal to 0.01384 inch, or approximately 1/72 of an inch.
  33. A jeweler's unit of weight equal to 2 milligrams or 0.01 carat.
  34. The act or an instance of pointing.
  35. The stiff and attentive stance taken by a hunting dog.
  36. Needlepoint.
  37. See bobbin lace.
  38. A reconnaissance or patrol unit that moves ahead of an advance party or guard, or that follows a rear guard.
  39. The position occupied by such a unit or guard: A team of Rangers were walking point at the outset of the operation.
  40. Sports Either of two positions in ice hockey just inside the offensive zone near the boards, usually assumed by defenders attempting to keep the puck in the offensive zone.
  41. Basketball A position in the forecourt beyond the top of the key, usually taken by the point guard.
  42. An electrical contact, especially one in the distributor of an automobile engine.
  43. Chiefly British An electrical socket or outlet.
  44. The extremities of an animal, such as a horse or dog.
  45. A movable rail, tapered at the end, such as that used in a railroad switch.
  46. The vertex of the angle created by the intersection of rails in a frog or switch.
  47. A ribbon or cord with a metal tag at the end, used to fasten clothing in the 16th and 17th centuries.
  48. To direct or aim: point a weapon. See Synonyms at aim.
  49. To bring (something) to notice: pointed out an error in their reasoning.
  50. To indicate the position or direction of: pointed out the oldest buildings on the skyline.
  51. To sharpen (a pencil, for example); provide with a point.
  52. To separate with decimal points: pointing off the hundredths place in a column of figures.
  53. To mark (text) with points; punctuate.
  54. Linguistics To mark (a consonant) with a vowel point.
  55. To give emphasis to; stress: comments that simply point up flawed reasoning.
  56. To indicate the presence and position of (game) by standing immobile and directing the muzzle toward it. Used of a hunting dog.
  57. To fill and finish the joints of (masonry) with cement or mortar.
  58. To direct attention or indicate position with or as if with the finger.
  59. To turn the mind or thought in a particular direction or to a particular conclusion: All indications point to an early spring.
  60. To be turned or faced in a given direction; aim.
  61. To indicate the presence and position of game. Used of a hunting dog.
  62. Nautical To sail close to the wind.
  63. beside the point Irrelevant to the matter at hand.
  64. in point Having relevance or pertinence.
  65. in point of With reference to; in the matter of: In point of fact, I never lived at the address stated on the form.
  66. make a point of To consider or treat (an action or activity) as indispensable: made a point of visiting their niece on the way home.
  67. stretch a point To make an exception.
  68. to the point Concerning or with relevance to the matter at hand: remarks that were to the point; rambled and would not speak to the point.

Malayalam Meaning

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× കുത്ത് - Kuththu | Kuthu
× അര്‍ത്ഥം - Ar‍ththam | Ar‍tham
× സാരാംശം - Saaraamsham | Saramsham
× കാര്യം - Kaaryam | Karyam
× അഭിപ്രായം - Abhipraayam | Abhiprayam
× കാണിച്ചു കൊടുക്കുക - Kaanichu Kodukkuka | Kanichu Kodukkuka
× ചൂണ്ടിക്കാണിക്കുക - Choondikkaanikkuka | Choondikkanikkuka
× ക്ഷണം - Kshanam
× ശ്രദ്ധയില്‍ വരുത്തുക - Shraddhayil‍ Varuththuka | Shradhayil‍ Varuthuka
× രഹസ്യം - Rahasyam
× വിശേഷത - Visheshatha
× കൂട്ടമായി തിരിക്കുക - Koottamaayi Thirikkuka | Koottamayi Thirikkuka
× സ്ഥലം - Sthalam
× സൂചന - Soochana
× സന്ദര്‍ഭം - Sandhar‍bham
× മുന - Muna
× അടയാളപ്പെടുത്തുക - Adayaalappeduththuka | Adayalappeduthuka
× ഉദ്ദേശ്യം - Uddheshyam | Udheshyam
× ലാക്ക്‌ - Laakku | Lakku
× അംശം - Amsham
× ഒരു റെയില്‍പ്പാളത്തില്‍ നിന്ന്‌ മറ്റൊരു പാളത്തിലേക്ക്‌ തീവണ്ടി മാറ്റുന്ന ഭാഗം - Oru Reyil‍ppaalaththil‍ Ninnu Mattoru Paalaththilekku Theevandi Maattunna Bhaagam | Oru Reyil‍ppalathil‍ Ninnu Mattoru Palathilekku Theevandi Mattunna Bhagam
× ആയിരിക്കുക - Aayirikkuka | ayirikkuka
× റെയില്‍പ്പാളം - Reyil‍ppaalam | Reyil‍ppalam
× ചൂണ്ടിക്കാട്ടുക - Choondikkaattuka | Choondikkattuka
× സ്ഥാനം - Sthaanam | Sthanam
× വിഷയം - Vishayam
× ആശയം - Aashayam | ashayam


The Usage is actually taken from the Verse(s) of English+Malayalam Holy Bible.

John 4:47

When he heard that Jesus had come out of Judea into Galilee, he went to Him and implored Him to come down and heal his son, for he was at the point of death.

രാജഭൃത്യൻ അവനോടു: കർത്താവേ, പൈതൽ മരിക്കുംമുമ്പേ വരേണമേ എന്നു പറഞ്ഞു.

Hebrews 8:1

Now this is the main point of the things we are saying: We have such a High Priest, who is seated at the right hand of the throne of the Majesty in the heavens,

നാം ഈ പറയുന്നതിന്റെ സാരം എന്തെന്നാൽ: സ്വർഗ്ഗത്തിൽ മഹിമാസനത്തിന്റെ വലത്തുഭാഗത്തു ഇുരുന്നവനായി,

Genesis 46:28

Then he sent Judah before him to Joseph, to point out before him the way to Goshen. And they came to the land of Goshen.

യോസേഫ് രഥം കെട്ടിച്ചു അപ്പനായ യിസ്രായേലിനെ എതിരേല്പാൻ ഗോശെനിലേക്കു പോയി, അവനെ കണ്ടപ്പോൾ കെട്ടിപ്പിടിച്ചു ഏറെനേരം കരഞ്ഞു.


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