Definition of pointy in English:

pointy

adjective

informal
  • Having a pointed tip or end.

    ‘pointy ears’
    • ‘Never again will I have to stop shooting for half an hour while some extra in row 178 has his pointy ear glued back on.’
    • ‘They were fairly small with short, jet black fur, acid-green eyes and pointy little ears.’
    • ‘His hair was blue, he had pointy ears and he had a sort of fierce smile about him.’
    • ‘I'm wearing tight black jeans and a black denim shirt, my belt has a big buckle and my boots are pointy.’
    • ‘It was one of those moments when you wish you can puncture your eardrums with a sharp pointy object and go deaf.’
    • ‘The cows' ears were all different: one had curly ears, another had pointy ears and another had very short ears.’
    • ‘Actually, I'd like several goats, with big floppy ears and pointy beards and soulful expressions.’
    • ‘He was all lizard green with horns and hoofed feet like a goat and wings like a bat and a long pointy tail.’
    • ‘Not only is it really crumbly, but its crumbs are sharp and pointy and really hard to get out of the sheets.’
    • ‘He creates the noses and the detail of the fur coats along with the pointy ears.’
    • ‘She was a very pretty woman, she had blue hair like his, but longer, and pointy ears.’
    • ‘I should have made her wave around something sharp and pointy while she was yelling.’
    • ‘Two stiff, pointy rabbit-like ears hung out from the side of its head.’
    • ‘They looked really big and they had big horns on their heads that looked sharp and pointy.’
    • ‘The hat's not quite right (they didn't do pointy ones) but the rest is fairly accurate.’
    • ‘Forks are also long and thin, and have little pointy bits, a bit like the Trident of Neptune, but without any of the powers.’
    • ‘In other news, don't whack the middle of the back of your hand against the pointy top corner of your car door.’
    • ‘Jeans, a fashion statement all on their own, are paired this season with pointy flats.’
    • ‘One girl had brown hair and green eyes, the other had blue hair, blue eyes and pointy ears.’
    • ‘The orange trouser suit was teamed with her trademark saucy shoes: embellished pointy ankle boots.’
    sharp, spear-like, needle-like, spear-shaped, v-shaped, tapering, tapered, cone-shaped, conic, conical, acute, sharp-cornered, wedge-shaped, sharp-edged, edged, jagged, spiky, spiked, barbed
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Pronunciation:

pointy

/ˈpɔɪnti/