mean - definitions and synonyms

mean verb

  1. English Meaning: 

    : denote or connote

    اردو معنی‎ (Urdu Meaning)‎:

    مطلب ہونا - معنی ہونا - مفہوم ہونا -

    Example Sentenses:

    • `maison' means `house' in French

    • An example sentence would show what this word means

    Synonyms:

    intend / signify / stand for
  2. English Meaning: 

    : have in mind as a purpose

    اردو معنی‎ (Urdu Meaning)‎:

    ارادہ ہونا - نیت ہونا - چاہنا - ذہن میں ہونا - مقصد ہونا - قصد ہونا - منشا ہونا - ارادہ رکھنا - نیت رکھنا - ذہن میں رکھنا - مدعا ہونا -

    Example Sentenses:

    • I mean no harm

    • I only meant to help you

    • She didn't think to harm me

    • We thought to return early that night

    Synonyms:

    intend / think
  3. English Meaning: 

    : mean or intend to express or convey

    اردو معنی‎ (Urdu Meaning)‎:

    ظاہر کرنا - اشارہ کرنا - مطلب ہونا -

    Example Sentenses:

    • You never understand what I mean!

    • what do his words intend?

    Synonyms:

    intend
  4. English Meaning: 

    : have as a logical consequence

    اردو معنی‎ (Urdu Meaning)‎:

    منطقی انجام ہونا - منطقی نتیجہ ہونا -

    Example Sentenses:

    • The water shortage means that we have to stop taking long showers

    Synonyms:

    entail / imply
  5. English Meaning: 

    : have a specified degree of importance

    اردو معنی‎ (Urdu Meaning)‎:

    اہمیت کا حامل ہونا - بیان کردہ اہمیت کا حامل ہونا - اہم ہونا - اہمیت رکھنا - حیثیت رکھنا - وقعت رکھنا -

    Example Sentenses:

    • My ex-husband means nothing to me

    • Happiness means everything

  6. English Meaning: 

    : intend to refer to

    اردو معنی‎ (Urdu Meaning)‎:

    ذہن میں ہونا -

    Example Sentenses:

    • Yes, I meant you when I complained about people who gossip!

    • I'm thinking of good food when I talk about France

    Synonyms:

    have in mind / think of
  7. English Meaning: 

    : destine or designate for a certain purpose

    اردو معنی‎ (Urdu Meaning)‎:

    کسی خاص مقصد کے لیے بنانا - کسی چیز کے لیے مخصوص کرنا - کسی کے لیے مخصوص کرنا -

    Example Sentenses:

    • These flowers were meant for you

mean noun

  1. English Meaning: 

    : an average of n numbers computed by adding some function of the numbers and dividing by some function of n

    اردو معنی‎ (Urdu Meaning)‎:

    اوسط - حسابی اوسط - عام اوسط جو مقداروں کو جمع کرکے ان کی تعداد پر تقسیم کرنے سے حاصل ہوتی ہے -

    Synonyms:

    mean value

mean adjective

  1. English Meaning: 

    : approximating the statistical norm or average or expected value

    Example Sentenses:

    • the mean annual rainfall

    • the average income in New England is below that of the nation

    • of average height for his age

    Synonyms:

    average
  2. English Meaning: 

    : characterized by malice

    اردو معنی‎ (Urdu Meaning)‎:

    قابل نفرت - نفرت انگیز - نفرت خیز - بیہودہ -

    Example Sentenses:

    • in a mean mood

    • a hateful thing to do

    Synonyms:

    hateful
  3. English Meaning: 

    : having or showing an ignoble lack of honor or morality

    Example Sentenses:

    • taking a mean advantage

    • chok'd with ambition of the meaner sort

    • something essentially vulgar and meanspirited in politics

    • that liberal obedience without which your army would be a base rabble

    Synonyms:

    base / meanspirited
  4. English Meaning: 

    : excellent

    اردو معنی‎ (Urdu Meaning)‎:

    عمدہ - ہنر مندانہ - شاندار - بہترین - بڑھیا -

    Example Sentenses:

    • famous for a mean backhand

    • to play a mean guitar

  5. English Meaning: 

    : marked by poverty befitting a beggar

    اردو معنی‎ (Urdu Meaning)‎:

    فقیرانہ - فقیروں جیسا - بھکاری جیسا - بھکاری کے شایان شان - گداگر جیسا - کنگال کی طرح کا - قلاش جیسا - بے حد مفلس جیسا -

    Example Sentenses:

    • a mean hut

    • a beggarly existence in the slums

    Synonyms:

    beggarly
  6. English Meaning: 

    : (used of persons or behavior) characterized by or indicative of lack of generosity

    اردو معنی‎ (Urdu Meaning)‎:

    کنجوس - مکھی چوس - بخیل - ممسک - خسیس - شوم - تنگ دل - بخلی - کنجوسوں والی - تنگ چشم - تنگدل -

    Example Sentenses:

    • a mean person

    • he left a miserly tip

    Synonyms:

    mingy / miserly / tight
  7. English Meaning: 

    : (used of sums of money) so small in amount as to deserve contempt

    اردو معنی‎ (Urdu Meaning)‎:

    حقیر - قلیل - خفیف - ناکافی - ہیچ - ادنی - معمولی -

    Synonyms:

    beggarly
  8. English Meaning: 

    : of no value or worth

    اردو معنی‎ (Urdu Meaning)‎:

    گھٹیا - حرامی - کمینہ - کتا -

    Example Sentenses:

    • I was caught in the bastardly traffic

    Synonyms:

    bastardly

Usage Examples:

  • Its use can also mean rudeness, impoliteness or offensiveness.
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