a fear of punishment
poin ‘to prick, harass’
[poin-set-ee-uh, -set-uh] /pɔɪnˈsɛt i ə, -ˈsɛt ə/ noun 1. a plant, Euphorbia (Poinsettia) pulcherrima, of the spurge family, native to Mexico and Central America, having variously lobed leaves and brilliant scarlet, pink, or white petallike bracts. /pɔɪnˈsɛtɪə/ noun 1. a euphorbiaceous shrub, Euphorbia (or Poinsettia) pulcherrima, of Mexico and Central America, widely cultivated for its […]
- Point a
point A n. See subspinale.
- Point after
noun 1. (American football) a score given for a successful kick between the goalposts and above the crossbar, following a touchdown
[poin-tl] /ˈpɔɪn tl/ noun 1. . [poin-tl] /ˈpɔɪn tl/ noun 1. a pavement of tile mosaic forming an abstract design.