Share this entry

Share this page

blue pointer

Line breaks: blue point¦er

Definition of blue pointer in English:

noun

Another term for mako1.
Example sentences
  • Even now, a great white or a blue pointer was rising from the deep, circling for the kill… or something worse.
  • The blue shark, also known as a blue whaler or blue pointer, lives up to its name with the upper body colouring a strikingly vivid cobalt blue.
  • It is also known as the bonito and the blue pointer.

Share this entry

Share this page

 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day emulous
Pronunciation: ˈɛmjʊləs
adjective
seeking to emulate someone or something