"a point is defined by its coordinates"
"she walked to a point where she could survey the whole street"
"get to the point"
"he missed the point of the joke"
"life has lost its point"
"several of the details are similar"
"a point of information"
"a remarkable degree of frankness"
"at what stage are the social sciences?"
"at that point I had to leave"
"what is the point of discussing it?"
"the cannibal's teeth were filed to sharp points"
"a row of points"
"draw lines between the dots"
"he scored 20 points in the first half"
"a touchdown counts 6 points"
"they sailed south around the point"
"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"
"his acting was one of the high points of the movie"
"he stuck the point of the knife into a tree"
"he broke the point of his pencil"
"he checked the point on his compass"
"in England they call a period a stop"
"the point of the arrow was due north"
"he knows my bad points as well as my good points"
"he held me up at the point of a gun"
"I showed the customer the glove section"
"He pointed to the empty parking space"
"he indicated his opponents"
"The weather vane points North"
"the dancers toes pointed outward"
"point a gun"
"He charged his weapon at me"
"These symptoms indicate a serious illness"
"Her behavior points to a severe neurosis"
"The economic indicators signal that the euro is undervalued"
"point the letter"
"The gun points with ease"
"He aimed his fists towards his opponent's face"
"criticism directed at her superior"
"direct your anger towards others, not towards yourself"
"the dog pointed the dead duck"
"The candles are tapered"
"point a chimney"
appoint vt. 任命，委派;约定，指定;装设，布置;
bluepoint n. （产于长岛南岸，可生食的）蓝蚝;
checkpoint n. 检查站，车站的行李房;
counterpoint n. 对位法，旋律配合，对应物;
disappoint vt. 使失望;使破灭，使落空; vi. 使失望;
embonpoint n. <法>丰满，肥胖，壮硕;
endpoint n. 端点，终点;
gunpoint n. 枪口;
knifepoint n. 刀尖;
midpoint n. 中点，正中央;
needlepoint n. 针尖，针绣花边;
outpoint vt. 得分多于…，比…更向逆风航行;
pinpoint vt. 确定，准确地指出;精准定位; n. 针尖，尖头;精确位置;极小之物; adj. 精确的，精准的;详尽的;
pointe n. <法>（芭蕾舞）足尖站立的姿式;
pointed adj. 尖的，尖锐的;严厉的，直截了当的;突出的;显然的; v. “point”的过去式和过去分词;
pointer n. 建议;线索;教鞭;（测量仪器上的）指针;
pointillism n. 点画法;点画派;
pointillistic adj. 点彩派画家的，点彩派的，点彩法的； 由许多孤立的细节（或部分）组成的;
pointless adj. 无意义的;不得要领的;钝的;无谓;
pointy adj. 有尖头的，尖的;
silverpoint n. 银尖笔画法，银尖笔;
standpoint n. 立场，观点;
strongpoint n. 战略要点，长处，优点;据点;
viewpoint n. 观点，意见，角度;视角;<物>视点;
point-by-point adj. 逐点详述的;
point for point 一点一点地对比;
point-to-point adj. 越过原野的; n. 越野赛马;
water point 引水点;
bull point 得分，优势;
point underflow 浮点下溢;
point identification 像点辨认;
sticking point n. 症结;顶住点;关键;
point hypersphere 点超球面;
point mechanism 转辙机构;
boiling point n. 沸点;
point-to-point line 点到点线路;
point to point control 位置控制，点到点控制;
point to point line 二点间线路;
point-to-point network [计] 点到点网络;
point-by-point test [化] 逐步试验;
point-to-point link 点到点连接，点到点链路;
point-by-point method [计] 逐点法;
point to-point communication 点对点通信;
point to point connection 点到点连接;
point by point 一点一点地;逐条;