- n how a result is obtained or an end is achieved
a means of control
- n an instrumentality for accomplishing some end
- n considerable capital (wealth or income)
he is a man of means
- n an average of n numbers computed by adding some function of the numbers and dividing by some function of n
- v mean or intend to express or convey
- v have as a logical consequence
The water shortage means that we have to stop taking long showers
- v denote or connote
`maison' means `house' in French
An example sentence would show what this word means
- v have in mind as a purpose
- v have a specified degree of importance
My ex-husband means nothing to me
Happiness means everything
- v intend to refer to
- v destine or designate for a certain purpose
- Patriotism means more than holding your hand over your heart during the national anthem.
- 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.
- That means stronger levees and restored wetlands that will help protect New Orleans from the next storm, but no more traditional pork-barrel water projects that destroy wetlands and .
News & Articles
- 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 ...
June 21, 2013 - The Salt Lake Tribune
- What China's Slowdown Means For Your Portfolio
What China's Slowdown Means For Your Portfolio
June 21, 2013 - Nasdaq
- 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 .
June 21, 2013 - Stillwater Gazette