point out (third-person singular simple present points out, present participle pointing out, simple past and past participle pointed out)
- (transitive, idiomatic) To identify among a group of similar subjects, or in a scene where the subject might not be readily seen or noticed, with a gesture of the body.
- He pointed out the little brown bird in the tree.
- She pointed out the two drummers in the class.
- (figuratively, idiomatic) To tell, remind, indicate.
- I would just like to point out that we need to finish our meeting by 9 o'clock.
identify with a bodily gesture
tell, remind, indicate to someone