Synonyms for pointer |

Synonyms and antonyms for pointer

1. pointer (n.)

a strong slender smooth-haired dog of Spanish origin having a white coat with brown or black patches; scents out and points to game


2. pointer (n.)

(computer science) indicator consisting of a movable spot of light (an icon) on a visual display; moving it allows the user to point to commands or screen positions


3. pointer (n.)

an indicator as on a dial


4. pointer (n.)

a mark to indicate a direction or relation