means means  /ˈminz/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) how a result is obtained or an end is achieved
  2. (n) an instrumentality for accomplishing some end
  3. (n) considerable capital (wealth or income)

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. Patriotism means more than holding your hand over your heart during the national anthem.
  2. In his brief life, he redefined what it means to be black in the United States, and, by extension, what it means to be an American.
  3. He was so successful at changing the culture that, today, mechai, in Thai slang, means condom.

News

  1. What China's Slowdown Means For Your Portfolio

    What China's Slowdown Means For Your Portfolio
    on June 22, 2013     Source: Nasdaq

  2. Missed test means higher bail for Richard

    The man charged with first-degree assault in the Adam McCloud case had his bail raised Thursday morning after allegedly violating … The post Missed test means higher bail for Richard appeared first on The Stillwater Gazette .
    on June 21, 2013     Source: Stillwater Gazette

  3. Sean P. Means: Fillion, a star on Team Whedon, joins Team Pixar

    Sean P. Means: Fillion, a star on Team Whedon, joins Team Pixar by Sean P. Means The Salt Lake Tribune Published Jun 21, 2013 09:06AM MDT How did Nathan Fillion first get into Pixar Animation Studios? Through the friend of a friend. Someone he works with on the ABC detective series “Castle” grew up in Emeryville, Calif., the Bay Area home of Pixar, Fillion said in a recent phone interview. And ...
    on June 21, 2013     Source: The Salt Lake Tribune

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