To help you work it out:
- What is each picture showing?
- This is an adjective; how would you describe the things depicted in each image?
- painfully or deeply affecting emotionally
- apt or fitting
Origin: from the Latin ‘pungere’ / Old French ‘poindre’, meaning ‘pricking’ or ‘sharp point’
- To form the adverb + ‘ly’ to the adjective = poignantly