Pronunciation of Mean  

English Meaning

To have in the mind, as a purpose, intention, etc.; to intend; to purpose; to design; as, what do you mean to do ?

  1. To be used to convey; denote: "'The question is,' said Alice, 'whether you can make words mean so many different things'” ( Lewis Carroll).
  2. To act as a symbol of; signify or represent: In this poem, the budding flower means youth.
  3. To intend to convey or indicate: "No one means all he says, and yet very few say all they mean, for words are slippery and thought is viscous” ( Henry Adams).
  4. To have as a purpose or an intention; intend: I meant to go running this morning, but I overslept.
  5. To design, intend, or destine for a certain purpose or end: a building that was meant for storage; a student who was meant to be a scientist.
  6. To have as a consequence; bring about: Friction means heat.
  7. To have the importance or value of: The opinions of the critics meant nothing to him. She meant so much to me.
  8. To have intentions of a specified kind; be disposed: They mean well but lack tact.
  9. mean business Informal To be in earnest.
  10. Selfish in a petty way; unkind.
  11. Cruel, spiteful, or malicious.
  12. Ignoble; base: a mean motive.
  13. Miserly; stingy.
  14. Low in quality or grade; inferior.
  15. Low in value or amount; paltry: paid no mean amount for the new shoes.
  16. Common or poor in appearance; shabby: "The rowhouses had been darkened by the rain and looked meaner and grimmer than ever” ( Anne Tyler).
  17. Low in social status; of humble origins.
  18. Humiliated or ashamed.
  19. In poor physical condition; sick or debilitated.
  20. Extremely unpleasant or disagreeable: The meanest storm in years.
  21. Informal Ill-tempered.
  22. Slang Hard to cope with; difficult or troublesome: He throws a mean fast ball.
  23. Slang Excellent; skillful: She plays a mean game of bridge.
  24. Something having a position, quality, or condition midway between extremes; a medium.
  25. Mathematics A number that typifies a set of numbers, such as a geometric mean or an arithmetic mean.
  26. Mathematics The average value of a set of numbers.
  27. Logic The middle term in a syllogism.
  28. A method, a course of action, or an instrument by which an act can be accomplished or an end achieved.
  29. Money, property, or other wealth: You ought to live within your means.
  30. Great wealth: a woman of means.
  31. Occupying a middle or intermediate position between two extremes.
  32. Intermediate in size, extent, quality, time, or degree; medium.
  33. by all means Without fail; certainly.
  34. by any means In any way possible; to any extent: not by any means an easy opponent.
  35. by means of With the use of; owing to: They succeeded by means of patience and sacrifice.
  36. by no means In no sense; certainly not: This remark by no means should be taken lightly.

Malayalam Meaning

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മദ്ധ്യം - Maddhyam | Madhyam ;നീചമായ - Neechamaaya | Neechamaya ;മദ്ധ്യവര്‍ത്തിയായ - Maddhyavar‍ththiyaaya | Madhyavar‍thiyaya ;ന്യക് - Nyaku ;വിചാരിക്കുക - Vichaarikkuka | Vicharikkuka ;തുച്ഛ - Thuchcha ;

മദ്ധ്യസ്ഥിതി - Maddhyasthithi | Madhyasthithi ;കൂതറ - Koothara ;അണക - Anaka ;ശരാശരിയായ - Sharaashariyaaya | Sharashariyaya ;ഇടസമയം - Idasamayam ;മദ്ധ്യമസ്ഥാനം - Maddhyamasthaanam | Madhyamasthanam ;മധ്യമമായ - Madhyamamaaya | Madhyamamaya ;വിലകുറഞ്ഞ - Vilakuranja ;അറുപിശുക്കനായ - Arupishukkanaaya | Arupishukkanaya ;അധമ - Adhama ;സമനിലയായ - Samanilayaaya | Samanilayaya ;മദ്ധ്യസ്ഥാനം - Maddhyasthaanam | Madhyasthanam ;അധമമായ - Adhamamaaya | Adhamamaya ;പൊല്ലാ - Pollaa | Polla ;കുശ - Kusha ;താണ - Thaana | Thana ;ലൊട്ട - Lotta ;ഹീന - Heena ;ദരിദ്രമായ - Dharidhramaaya | Dharidhramaya ;ശരാശരി - Sharaashari | Sharashari ;ഇടത്തരംഉപായം - Idaththaramupaayam | Idatharamupayam ;കരുതുക - Karuthuka ;അര്‍ത്ഥമാക്കുക - Ar‍ththamaakkuka | Ar‍thamakkuka ;ലക്ഷ്യമാക്കുക - Lakshyamaakkuka | Lakshyamakkuka ;കപൂയ - Kapooya ;കുത്സിതമായ - Kuthsithamaaya | Kuthsithamaya ;നിന്ദ്യമായ - Nindhyamaaya | Nindhyamaya ;ധനം - Dhanam ;(ഗണിതം) മാധ്യം - (ganitham) Maadhyam | (ganitham) Madhyam ;മധ്യത്വം - Madhyathvam ;ഹീനമായ - Heenamaaya | Heenamaya ;കുത്സിത - Kuthsitha ;അധമമായമദ്ധ്യസ്ഥാനം - Adhamamaayamaddhyasthaanam | Adhamamayamadhyasthanam ;സമനില - Samanila ;തരംതാണ - Tharamthaana | Tharamthana ;വൃത്തികെട്ട പെരുമാറ്റമുള്ള - Vruththiketta Perumaattamulla | Vruthiketta Perumattamulla ;ഔദാര്യമില്ലാത്ത - Audhaaryamillaaththa | oudharyamillatha ;സാരമായി കരുതുകനീചമായ - Saaramaayi Karuthukaneechamaaya | Saramayi Karuthukaneechamaya ;നൈകൃതിക - Naikruthika ;മധ്യമസ്ഥിതി - Madhyamasthithi ;ദുര്‍ - Dhur‍ ;മധ്യമത്വം - Madhyamathvam ;പറട്ട - Paratta ;വിലകെട്ട - Vilaketta ;പാമര - Paamara | Pamara ;അനാര്യ - Anaarya | Anarya ;പ്രാകൃത - Praakrutha | Prakrutha ;പൊല്ലാത - Pollaatha | Pollatha ;പ്രാകൃതമായ - Praakruthamaaya | Prakruthamaya ;ബര്‍ബ്ബര - Bar‍bbara ;ക്ഷുദ്രമായ - Kshudhramaaya | Kshudhramaya ;സൂചിപ്പിക്കുക - Soochippikkuka ;മിതത്വം - Mithathvam ;മധ്യസ്ഥിതമായ - Madhyasthithamaaya | Madhyasthithamaya ;വിവക്ഷിക്കുക - Vivakshikkuka ;വൃത്തികെട്ട പെരുമാറ്റമുള്ള - Vruththiketta Perumaattamulla | Vruthiketta Perumattamulla ;എളിയ - Eliya ;മധ്യസ്ഥതിതമതായ - Madhyasthathithamathaaya | Madhyasthathithamathaya ;ഉദ്ദേശിക്കുക - Uddheshikkuka | Udheshikkuka ;


The Usage is actually taken from the Verse(s) of English+Malayalam Holy Bible.

Genesis 33:8

Then Esau said, "What do you mean by all this company which I met?" And he said, "These are to find favor in the sight of my lord."

ഞാൻ വഴിക്കു കണ്ട ആ കൂട്ടമൊക്കെയും എന്തിന്നു എന്നു അവൻ ചോദിച്ചതിന്നു: യജമാനന്നു എന്നോടു കൃപതോന്നേണ്ടതിന്നു ആകുന്നു എന്നു അവൻ പറഞ്ഞു.

Acts 21:13

Then Paul answered, "What do you mean by weeping and breaking my heart? For I am ready not only to be bound, but also to die at Jerusalem for the name of the Lord Jesus."

അവനെ സമ്മതിപ്പിച്ചുകൂടായ്കയാൽ: കർത്താവിന്റെ ഇഷ്ടം നടക്കട്ടെ എന്നു പറഞ്ഞു ഞങ്ങൾ മിണ്ടാതിരുന്നു.

Isaiah 3:15

What do you mean by crushing My people And grinding the faces of the poor?" Says the Lord GOD of hosts.

എന്റെ ജനത്തെ തകർത്തുകളവാനും എളിയവരെ ദുഃഖിപ്പിപ്പാനും നിങ്ങൾക്കു എന്തു കാര്യം എന്നും സൈന്യങ്ങളുടെ യഹോവയായ കർത്താവിന്റെ അരുളപ്പാടു.


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