needle-pointed love


from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Pointed as needles.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Pointed like a needle.
  • Barbless, as a fish-hook.


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  • Leslie's mother went to see Pecker and my mother needle-pointed me a pillow that says "Leslie".

    John Waters: Leslie Van Houten: A Friendship, Part 4 of 5

  • A narrow welt, needle-pointed with blood, appeared just below his eye.

    Jolie Blon’s Bounce

  • : She fine,: SKitty said, and yawned, showing a full mouth of needle-pointed teeth.


  • From his hiding place, he withdrew a needle-pointed dagger that bore a thin groove along the full length of its gleaming blade.

    Conan The Hunter

  • Thud, My first step on the wooden span reverberated like muted thunder from the narrow ravine below, all red rocks, needle-pointed and razor-edged.

    The Magic of Recluce

  • Garon Wendesthalas used strong rope to bind the creature hand and foot, then drew a slim, needle-pointed dagger and set its hilt in a crack in the stone path, the

    The Gates of Thorbardin

  • He reached up on the mantel and took hold of a sharp, almost needle-pointed dagger.

    Honor’s Splendour

  • To their customary exhausting duties were added the extension and strengthening of the spiral stockade of needle-pointed logs and the bringing of snow into the loghouses to melt.


  • Two more held spears with human skulls hanging below the points for decoration, and another grasped a needle-pointed dagger.

    Conan The Victorious

  • Wind buffeted him, whistling past the needle-pointed apex of the mountain that had wounded the cloud, making dire screams.

    Centaur Aisle


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