|kärki englanniksi||point fi, head fi, toe fi, vertex fi, pile fi, sponge fi, cusp fi, peak fi, spire fi, tip fi, lead fi, cutting edge fi, prong fi|
: The Congress debated the finer points of the bill.
: There comesi a point in a marathon when some people give up.
: At this point in the meeting, Id like to propose a new item for the agenda.
: She was not feeling in good point.
: I made the point that we all had an interest to protect.
*: full large of limbe and euery ioint / He was, and cared not for God or man a point.
*: When times first point begun / Made he all souls.
: We should meet at a pre-arranged point.
: Since the decision has already been made, I see little point in further discussion.
*: Commas and points they set exactly right.
*: Sound the trumpet — not a levant, or a flourish, but a point of war.
: Logic isnt my strong point.
: The stars showed as tiny points of yellow light.
: Possession is nine points of the law.
: The one with the most points will win the game
: 10.5 ("ten point five"; = ten and a half)
: Ship ahoy, three points off the starboard bow!
: Cut the skin with the point of the knife.
: His cowboy belt was studded with points.
*: Willie Jones decided to become Kimani Jones, Black Panther, on the day his best friend, Otis Nicholson, stepped on a mine while walking point during a sweep in the central highlands.
: to fall off a point
*: There was moreover a hint of the duchess in the infinite point with which, as she felt, she exclaimed: "And this is what you call coming often?"
: The point color of that cat was a deep, rich sable.
: tierce point
: rfquotek|Sir Walter Scott
: point de Venise; Brussels point
: The dog came to a point.
*: Now must the world point at poor Katharine.
*: Point at the tattered coat and ragged shoe.
: ux|en|Its rude to point at other people.
: ux|en|The arrow of a compass points north
: ux|en|The skis were pointing uphill.
: ux|en|The arrow on the map points towards the entrance
: to point a gun at a wolf, or a cannon at a fort
: to point a dart, a pencil, or (figuratively) a moral
: ux|en|If he asks for food, point him toward the refrigerator.
*: Whosoever should be guided through his battles by Minerva, and pointed to every scene of them.
: to point a composition
: ux|en|Bear off a little, were pointing.
*: He treads with caution, and he points with fear.
*: He points it, however, by no deviation from his straightforward manner of speech.
: rfquotek|Alexander Pope
: ux|en|Be careful when you pet that dog on the head; it may bite.
: ux|en|The company is looking for people with good heads for business.
: ux|en|He has no head for heights.
: ux|en|This song keeps going through my head.
*: he took them seriously, too, just as seriously as he took the ‘head’ that followed after drink.
: ux|en|a laced head; a head of hair
: ux|en|Admission is three dollars a head.
: ux|en|200 head of cattle and 50 head of horses
: ux|en|12 head of big cattle and 14 head of branded calves
: ux|en|at five years of age this head of cattle is worth perhaps $40
: ux|en|a reduction in the assessment per head of sheep
: ux|en|they shot 20 head of quail
: ux|en|we have a heavy head of deer this year; planting the hedges increased the head of quail and doves
: ux|en|What does it say at the head of the page?
: ux|en|During meetings, the supervisor usually sits at the head of the table.
: ux|en|Hit the nail on the head!
: ux|en|The head of the compass needle is pointing due north.
: ux|en|Tap the head of the drum for this roll.
: ux|en|The heads of your tape player need to be cleaned.
: ux|en|Pour me a fresh beer; this one has no head.
: ux|en|The king sat at the head of the table.
*: an army of fourscore thousand troops, with the duke Marlborough at the head of them
: ux|en|Id like to speak to the head of the department.
: ux|en|Police arrested the head of the gang in a raid last night.
: ux|en|I was called into the heads office to discuss my behaviour.
: ux|en|Only true heads know this.
: ux|en|The expedition followed the river all the way to the head.
: ux|en|Give me a head of lettuce.
: ux|en|Ive got to go to the head.
: ux|en|We are having a difficult time making head against this wind.
: ux|en|We will consider performance issues under the head of future improvements.
: ux|en|These isses are going to come to a head today.
*: Ere foul sin, gathering head, shall break into corruption.
*: The indisposition which has long hung upon me, is at last grown to such a head, that it must quickly make an end of me or of itself.
: ux|en|Let the engine build up a good head of steam.
: ux|en|She gave great head.
*: Then I saw the more advanced narcotic addicts, who shot unbelievable doses of powerful heroin in the main line – the vein of their arms; the hysien users; chloroform sniffers, who belonged to the riff-raff element of the dope chippeys, who mingled freely with others of their kind; canned heat stiffs, paragoric hounds, laudanum fiends, and last but not least, the veronal heads.
*: The hutch now looks like a “Turkish bath,” and the heads have their arms around one another, passing the pipe and snapping their fingers as they sing Smokey Robinsons “Tracks of My Tears” into the night.
*: My lord, my lord, the French have gathered head.
: rfquotek|Jonathan Swift
: ux|en|the head cook
: ux|en|head sea; head wind
: Who heads the board of trustees?
: to head an army, an expedition, or a riot
: We are going to head up North for our holiday. We will [[head off]] tomorrow. Next holiday we will head out West, or head to Chicago. Right now I need to head into town to do some shopping.
: Im fed up working for a boss. Im going to head out on my own, [[set up]] my own business.
: How does the ship head?
: The salmon are first headed and then scaled.
*: A broad river, that heads in the great Blue Ridge.
: This kind of cabbage heads early.
: to head a nail
: to head trees
: to head a drove of cattle; to head a person; the wind heads a ship
: to head a cask
: label|en|golf the extreme end of the head of a [[club]].
: label|en|cricket the [[tip]] of the [[bat]] farthest from the [[handle]]
: label|en|kayaking the [[bow]]; the front of the kayak.
: label|en|geology a [[bulbous]] [[protrusion]] at the front of a [[lava]] [[flow]] or [[landslide]].
: to toe the mark
: The framers toed the irregular pieces into the sill.
: When we were looking for a new housemate, we put the nice woman on the "maybe" pile, and the annoying guy on the "no" pile.
: a pile of shot
*: The pile oerlooked the town and drew the fight.
*: The pile is of a gloomy and massive, rather than of an elegant, style of Gothic architecture ...
*: It was dark when the four-wheeled cab wherein he had brought Avice from the station stood at the entrance to the pile of flats of which Pierston occupied one floor...
*: Watch Harlequins train and you get some idea of why they are back on top of the pile going into Saturdays rerun of last seasons grand final against Leicester.
: ux|en|We piled the camel with our loads.
*: Velvet soft, or plush with shaggy pile.
*: The fly is an intruder, and a common smell-feast, that sponges upon other peoples trenchers.
: ux|en|He has been sponging off his friends for a month now.
*: rfquotek|Jonathan Swift
: ux|en|to sponge a breakfast
*: How came such multitudes of our nation ... to be sponged of their plate and their money?
*: A less risky method is to lift your whisk or beater to check the condition of the peaks of the egg whites; the foam should be just stiff enough to stand up in well-defined, unwavering peaks.
: The stock market reached a peak in September 1929.
*: By last year, family income was 8 percent lower than it had been 11 years earlier, at its peak in 2000, according to inflation-adjusted numbers from the Census Bureau.
: Historians argue about when the Roman Empire began to peak and ultimately decay.
*: There peaketh up a mighty high mount.
*: Dwindle, peak, and pine.
*: Clara had pulled a button from a hollyhock spire, and was breaking it to get the seeds.
: The spire of the church rose high above the town.
*: the spire and top of praises
*: In gentle Ladies breste and bounteous race / Of woman kind it fayrest Flowre doth spyre, / And beareth fruit of honour and all chast desyre.
*: It is not so apt to spire up as the other sorts, being more inclined to branch into arms.
*: When he woke up, about half an hour after, he called it to him again, but Dash only looked sheepish and wagged the tip of his tail.
: ux|en|the tip of ones nose
: ux|en|a tip for an umbrella, a shoe, a gas burner, etc.
: chicken tips over rice, pork tips, marinated alligator tips
*: He dutifully speared a beef tip and chewed it with false gusto.
*: I thinke he thinkes vpon the sauage bull: / Tush, feare not man, weell tip thy hornes with gold, / And all Europa shall reioyce at thee [...].
*: truncheon tipped with iron head
*: Tipped with jet, / Fair ermines spotless as the snows they press.
*: the brief suspended agony of the boat, as it would tip for an instant on the knife-like edge of the sharper waves, that almost seemed threatening to cut it in two [...].
*: I tip my 40 to your memory.
*: As the tip slowly squashes under its own weight, bacteria rot away the organic matter, mainly anaerobically with the generation of methane.
*: When I was a kid I used to love going to the tip.
*: There are two rubbish tips in Rother.
*: Computer collectibles saved from the tip
*: A third rogue tips me by the elbow.
: ux|en|In some cities waiters must be tipped.
*: A half crown tip put the deputys knowledge at my disposal, and I learned that Mr. Bloxam [...] had left for his work at five oclock that morning.
: This copy has too much lead; I prefer less space between the lines.
:* I would have the tower two stories, and goodly leads upon the top. — [[w:Francis Bacon|Bacon]]
: They pumped him full of lead.
: to lead a page; leaded matter
: ux|en|a father leads a child; a jockey leads a horse with a halter; a dog leads a blind man
*: If a blind man lead a blind man, both fall down in the ditch.
*: They thrust him out of the city, and led him unto the brow of the hill.
*: In thy right hand lead with thee / The mountain nymph, sweet Liberty.
*: The Lord went before them by day in a pillar of a cloud, to lead them the way.
*: He leadeth me beside the still waters.
*: This thought might lead me through the world’s vain mask. Content, though blind, had I no better guide.
*: Christ took not upon him flesh and blood that he might conquer and rule nations, lead armies, or possess places.
: ux|en|The evidence leads me to believe he is guilty.
*: That we may lead a quiet and peaceable life.
*: Nor thou with shadowd hint confuse / A life that leads melodious days.
*: You remember...the life he used to lead his wife and daughter.
: ux|en|the big sloop led the fleet of yachts; the Guards led the attack; Demosthenes leads the orators of all ages
*: As Hesperus, that leads the sun his way.
*: And lo! Ben Adhems name led all the rest.
: ux|en|He led the ace of spades.
: ux|en|The batter always leads off base.
*: He was driven by the necessities of the times, more than led by his own disposition, to any rigor of actions.
*: Silly women, laden with sins, led away by divers lusts.
: ux|en|the path leads to the mill; gambling leads to other vices
*: The mountain-foot that leads towards Mantua.
: ux|en|The shock led to a change in his behaviour.
:* At the time I speak of, and having a momentary lead, ... I am sure I did my country important service. — w|Edmund Burke
: The runner took his lead from first.
: The investigation stalled when all leads turned out to be dead ends.
: Joe is a great addition to our sales team, he has numerous leads in the paper industry.
: The contestants are all tied; no one has the lead position.
: The company prides itself for staying at the cutting edge of technology.
: a pitchfork with four prongs
: the two prongs of a river