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"mean" Meaning in English

1. (used of persons or behavior) characterized by or indicative of lack of generosity
Part of speech : adjective
Example : a mean person
2. excellent
Part of speech : adjective
Example : famous for a mean backhand
3. denote or connote
Part of speech : verb
Example : `maison' means `house' in French
4. having or showing an ignoble lack of honor or morality
Part of speech : adjective
5. have in mind as a purpose
Part of speech : verb
Example : I mean no harm
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6. intend to refer to
Part of speech : verb
7. of no value or worth
Part of speech : adjective
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8. used of sums of money, so small in amount as to deserve contempt
Part of speech : adjective
Example : That is one mean stack of dough you have there.
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9. characterized by malice
Part of speech : adjective
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10. marked by poverty befitting a beggar
Part of speech : adjective
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11. an average of n numbers computed by adding some function of the numbers and dividing by some function of n
Part of speech : noun
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12. mean or intend to express or convey
Part of speech : verb
Example : You never understand what I mean!
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13. have as a logical consequence
Part of speech : verb
Example : The water shortage means that we have to stop taking long showers
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14. approximating the statistical norm or average or expected value
Part of speech : adjective
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15. destine or designate for a certain purpose
Part of speech : verb
Example : These flowers were meant for you
16. have a specified degree of importance
Part of speech : verb
Example : My ex-husband means nothing to me

Translation for "mean"

mean meaning in Spanish : media
  • mean meaning in German : bedeuten
  • mean meaning in Japanese : 平均
  • mean meaning in Turkish : anlamına gelmek
  • mean meaning in Chinese : 意思
  • mean meaning in Arabic : تعني
  • mean meaning in Polish : oznaczać
  • mean meaning in Hindi : मतलब
  • mean meaning in French : signifier
  • mean meaning in Russian : имею в виду
  • mean meaning in Tamil : அர்த்தம்
  • mean meaning in Telugu : అర్థం
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