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Definition of "point out" []

  • To identify among a group of similar subjects, or in a scene where the subject might not be readily seen or noticed, with a gesture of the body. (verb)
  • To tell, remind, indicate. (verb) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "point out" in a sentence
  • "Moreover, they point out that Gonzalez was not an Æquiprobabilist, but a Probabiliorist of"
  • "St. Thomas maintained that a precept does not bind except through the medium of knowledge: "Unde nullus ligatur per praeceptum aliquod nisi mediante scientia illius" ( "De Veritate", Q. xvii, a. 3); and Probabilists are accustomed to point out that knowledge implies certainty."
  • "Harry is at pains to point out that he hated swearing and punished anyone he heard blaspheming on his boats."