HyperDic: pinpoint

English > 4 senses of the word pinpoint:
VERBpossessionpinpoint, naillocate exactly
NOUNtimepinpointa very brief moment
attributepinpoint, specka very small spot
artifactpinpointthe sharp point of a pin
pinpoint > pronunciation
Soundspih'npoy.nt
Rhymesanoint ... wellpoint: 18 rhymes with oynt...
English > pinpoint: 4 senses > noun 1, time
MeaningA very brief moment.
Example"they were strangers sharing a pinpoint of time together"
Broadermoment, minute, second, instantA particular point in time
Spanishinstante, momentito, segundo
Catalaninstant, momentet, segon
English > pinpoint: 4 senses > noun 2, attribute
MeaningA very small spot.
Synonymspeck
Broaderspot, speckle, dapple, patch, fleck, maculationA small contrasting part of something
Spanishmota
Verbspinpointlocate exactly
English > pinpoint: 4 senses > noun 3, artifact
MeaningThe sharp point of a pin.
Broaderpointsharp end
Spanishpunta de alfiler, punta del alfiler
Catalanpunta de l'agulla
English > pinpoint: 4 senses > verb 1, possession
MeaningLocate exactly.
PatternSomebody ----s something; Something ----s something; Somebody ----s somebody PP; Somebody ----s something PP
Example"can you pinpoint the position of the enemy?"
Synonymnail
Broaderlocate, turn upDiscover the location of
Spanishconcretar
Catalanconcretar
Nounspinpointa very small spot

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