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Pointe {f} (eines Witzes); Clou {m} punchline; punch line; payoff (of a joke)

Pointen {pl} punchlines; punch lines; payoffs

Jetzt hast du mir die Pointe verdorben! You have spoiled the joke now!

Pointe {f} (einer Geschichte) (main) point (of a story) [listen]

Pointen {pl} (main) points [listen]

Wo bleibt die Pointe? So what was the point (of the story)?

(ins Schwarze) treffen {vt} [listen] to hit home [fig.]

Seine Bemerkungen trafen ins Schwarze. His remarks hit home.

Das hat gesessen! (hat seine Wirkung erreicht) This/That hit home!

Da sitzt jeder Witz/jede Pointe. Every joke/punch line hits home!
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