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1. point (102)

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We found 101 dictionaries with English definitions that include the word point:
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General dictionaries General (36 matching dictionaries)
  1. point: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. point, point, the point: Oxford Learner's Dictionaries [home, info]
  3. point: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  4. point: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  5. point: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  6. point, point: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  7. Point, point, point, point: Wordnik [home, info]
  8. point: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  9. Point, point: Wiktionary [home, info]
  10. point: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  11. point: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  12. point: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  13. point, the point: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  14. point (n.), point (v.): Online Etymology Dictionary [home, info]
  15. Point, point: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  16. point: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  17. point: Cambridge International Dictionary of Idioms [home, info]
  18. Point (album), Point (basketball), Point (coat color), Point (disambiguation), Point (gemstone), Point (geography), Point (geometry), Point (ice hockey), Point (mathematics), Point (mortgage), Point (spatial), Point (tennis), Point (topology), Point (typography), Point, (Get to) The Point, The Point (film), The Point (magazine), The Point (radio network), The Point (radio show), The Point (the Gambia), The Point, The Point, The point (ice hockey): Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  19. point: Cambridge International Dictionary of Phrasal Verbs [home, info]
  20. Point: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  21. point: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  22. point, point (m): AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  23. point: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  24. point: Stammtisch Beau Fleuve Acronyms [home, info]
  25. point: Hutchinson's Dictionary of Difficult Words [home, info]
  26. Point: Dictionary of Phrase and Fable (1898) [home, info]
  27. point: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  28. point: Hutchinson Dictionaries [home, info]
  29. point: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  30. point: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  31. point: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  32. point: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]
  33. point: Wikimedia Commons US English Pronunciations [home, info]
  34. point: Rhymezone [home, info]

Art dictionaries Art (9 matching dictionaries)
  1. Point(e), Point (): Paris Cookbook [home, info]
  2. Point(e) (d'asperge): Epicurus.com French Glossary [home, info]
  3. point: Epicurus.com Coffee Glossary [home, info]
  4. Point(e) (d'asperge), Point (): Epicurus.com Food Glossary [home, info]
  5. POINT: Technical Glossary of Theatre Terms [home, info]
  6. POINT: Shakespeare Glossary [home, info]
  7. Point: Virginia Tech Multimedia Music Dictionary [home, info]
  8. point: ODLIS: Online Dictionary of Library and Information Science [home, info]
  9. point: ArtLex Lexicon of Visual Art Terminology [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (18 matching dictionaries)
  1. Point: MoneyGlossary.com [home, info]
  2. point: Webster's New World Finance & Investment Dictionary [home, info]
  3. point: Travel Industry Dictionary [home, info]
  4. point: INVESTORWORDS [home, info]
  5. point: Glossary of Legal Terms [home, info]
  6. Point: bizterms.net [home, info]
  7. Point: Bloomberg Financial Glossary [home, info]
  8. Point: Construction Term Glossary [home, info]
  9. Point: Harvey Financial [home, info]
  10. Point: Futures and Options Market Terminology [home, info]
  11. point: Real Estate and Mortgage Glossary [home, info]
  12. POINT: Bouvier's Law Dictionary 1856 Edition [home, info]
  13. Point: Comprehensive Financial [home, info]
  14. Point: Securities Terminology [home, info]
  15. point: Legal dictionary [home, info]
  16. Point (mortgage), Point: Financial dictionary [home, info]
  17. point: BusinessDictionary.com [home, info]
  18. Point: WashingtonPost.com: Business [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (5 matching dictionaries)
  1. point: Free On-line Dictionary of Computing [home, info]
  2. Point: Game Dictionary [home, info]
  3. Point (geography), Point (landform), point: Encyclopedia [home, info]
  4. point: Netlingo [home, info]
  5. point: CCI Computer [home, info]

Medicine dictionaries Medicine (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. point: online medical dictionary [home, info]
  2. point: Medical dictionary [home, info]

Miscellaneous dictionaries Miscellaneous (6 matching dictionaries)
  1. POINT: Navajo Code Talkers' Dictionary [home, info]
  2. point: Encyclopedia of Graphic Symbols [home, info]
  3. POINT: Acronym Finder [home, info]
  4. POINT: Tea Terms [home, info]
  5. POINT: AbbreviationZ [home, info]
  6. point: Idioms [home, info]

Science dictionaries Science (7 matching dictionaries)
  1. point: Archaeology Wordsmith [home, info]
  2. Point: A Glossary of Mathematical Terms [home, info]
  3. Point: Eric Weisstein's World of Mathematics [home, info]
  4. point: MATH SPOKEN HERE! [home, info]
  5. point: PlanetMath Encyclopedia [home, info]
  6. point (pt) [1], point (pt) [2], point (pt) [3], point (pt) [4], point (pt) [5], point (pt) [6], point (pt) [7], point (pt) [8], point [9]: How Many? A Dictionary of Units of Measurement [home, info]
  7. point: FOLDOP - Free On Line Dictionary Of Philosophy [home, info]

Slang dictionaries Slang (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. Point: Street Terms: Drugs and the Drug Trade [home, info]
  2. The point: Urban Dictionary [home, info]

Sports dictionaries Sports (5 matching dictionaries)
  1. Point: Backgammon [home, info]
  2. Point: Racquetball Glossary [home, info]
  3. Point, point, point, point, point, point: Hickok Sports Glossaries [home, info]
  4. Point: Sports Definitions [home, info]
  5. point: Guide For Gambling Dictionary [home, info]

Tech dictionaries Tech (11 matching dictionaries)
  1. point: Book Binding [home, info]
  2. Point: AUTOMOTIVE TERMS [home, info]
  3. Point: Gems and Precious Stones [home, info]
  4. point: Glossary of Meteorology [home, info]
  5. Point, point-: Glossary of Agricultural Terms, Programs and Laws [home, info]
  6. Point: Glossary of Diamonds [home, info]
  7. Point: Glossary of video terms [home, info]
  8. point: Glossary of Coffee Terminology [home, info]
  9. point: SeaTalk Dictionary of English Nautical Language [home, info]
  10. point: Book Collectors' Glossary [home, info]
  11. Point: Latitude Mexico [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (point)

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 point
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 brief version of the essential meaning of something ("Get to the point")
noun:  a V-shaped mark at one end of an arrow pointer ("The point of the arrow was due north")
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:  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:  a V shape ("The cannibal's teeth were filed to sharp points")
noun:  a very small circular shape ("A row of points")
noun:  an instant of time ("At that point I had to leave")
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 punctuation mark (.) placed at the end of a declarative sentence to indicate a full stop or after abbreviations
noun:  any of 32 horizontal directions indicated on the card of a compass ("He checked the point on his compass")
noun:  a contact in the distributor; as the rotor turns its projecting arm contacts distributor points and current flows to the spark plugs
noun:  an isolated fact that is considered separately from the whole ("A point of information")
noun:  a specific identifiable position in a continuum or series or especially in a process
verb:  repair the joints of bricks ("Point a chimney")
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:  be oriented ("The weather vane points North")
verb:  indicate a place, direction, person, or thing; either spatially or figuratively ("He pointed to the empty parking space")
verb:  sail close to the wind
verb:  give a point to
verb:  direct into a position for use ("Point a gun")
verb:  be a signal for or a symptom of ("Her behavior points to a severe neurosis")
verb:  intend (something) to move towards a certain goal
verb:  direct the course; determine the direction of travelling
name:  A surname (very rare: popularity rank in the U.S.: #39559)

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