Meaning and Point


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Meaning noun – The idea that is conveyed or intended to be conveyed to the mind by language, symbol, or action.
Usage example: the unmistakable meaning of the skier's upraised arms as he finished his spectacular run

Point is a synonym for meaning in intention topic. In some cases you can use "Point" instead a noun "Meaning", when it comes to topics like purpose, force, value, message.
Nearby Words: mean, means, meaningful, meaningless, meaningly
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Point noun – Something that one hopes or intends to accomplish.
Usage example: what we're doing does have a point—doesn't it?

Meaning is a synonym for point in essence topic. You can use "Meaning" instead a noun "Point", if it concerns topics such as planned.
Nearby Words: pointed, pointless, pointer, pointing, pointedly
Synonyms for Point

How words are described

special special meaning special point
exact exact meaning exact point
particular particular meaning particular point
similar similar meaning similar point
Other adjectives: common, specific, original, true, obvious, actual, real, great, little, new, possible, extra, additional, significant, primary, different.

Both words in one sentence

  • Strawman Has a Point Yeah, it's a metaphor about the value and meaning of repentance, but the older son does have a point: why bother working hard when the rewards for being a turd are so much better?
  • Therefore, while it makes sense to shoot horizontally at point blank range (which is the literal meaning of "point blank"), the shooter usually needs to fire above the target.
  • Fake Ultimate Hero Slate is wrong; Zachary Comstock and Booker DeWitt are revealed to be alternate universe versions of the same person who diverged at a point after 1890, meaning that Comstock was there.
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Point and Meaning. (2016). Retrieved 2021, January 23, from
Meaning & Point. N.p., 2016. Web. 23 Jan. 2021. <>.
Point or Meaning. 2016. Accessed January 23, 2021.

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