point down to

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point down to (someone or something)

To direct, aim, or indicate directly downward in the direction of someone or something. You need to put up a sign that points down to your shop or something, because it's impossible to find your place when you walk by! He pointed down to a man on the ground floor when I asked who was in charge of security in the mall.
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Farlex Dictionary of Idioms. © 2022 Farlex, Inc, all rights reserved.

point down to something

to aim downward to something. The sign pointed down to the little bell sitting on the counter. The room clerk pointed down the stairs to a little cafe on the lower level.
See also: down, point, to
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of American Idioms and Phrasal Verbs. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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