[French pwant] /French pwɛ̃t/
noun, plural pointes
[French pwant] /French pwɛ̃t/ (Show IPA). Ballet.
the tip of the toe.
a position on the extreme tips of the toes.
(ballet) the tip of the toe (esp in the phrase on pointes)
in dance, 1830, from French pointe (see point (n.)).
[French pwan-ta-pee-truh] /French pwɛ̃ taˈpi trə/ noun 1. a seaport on central Guadeloupe, in the E West Indies. /French pwɛ̃tapitrə/ noun 1. the chief port of Guadeloupe, on SW Grande-Terre Island in the Caribbean. Pop: 20 948 (1999)
[French pwan-toh-trahn-bluh] /French pwɛ̃ toʊˈtrɑ̃ blə/ noun 1. a city in S Quebec, in E Canada, N of Montreal, on the St. Lawrence.
[point klair; French pwant kler] /ˌpɔɪnt ˈklɛər; French pwɛ̃t ˈklɛr/ noun 1. a city in S Quebec, in E Canada, near Montreal, on the St. Lawrence.
noun 1. See under . [ed-uh] /ˈɛd ə/ noun 1. either of two old Icelandic literary works, one a collection of poems on mythical and religious subjects (or) erroneously attributed to Saemund Sigfusson (c1055–1133), the other a collection of ancient Scandinavian myths and legends, rules and theories of versification, poems, etc. (or) compiled and written […]