Help support Wordnik by adopting your favorite word!


from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. In global guerrilla warfare, the point of greatest emphasis during an attack.
  • n. The point in a system (either an infrastructure or a market), where a swarm of insults, disruptions and attacks will cascade and collapse the system, resulting in financial loss, supply shortages, or destabilization.


From German Schwerpunkt (blitzkrieg warfare). (Wiktionary)



Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.