Mean in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Mean

Having the mean (see noun below) as its value. | (obsolete) Middling; intermediate; moderately good, tolerable. | (Ireland, Britain regional) To lament.

Short Example Sentences for Mean

  • 1. I mean for all of us. 🔊
  • 2. Well, and what mean you? 🔊
  • 3. I mean the patent medicine. 🔊
  • 4. What did the man mean by his confounded platitudes? 🔊
  • 5. He looked mean and probably felt the same way. 🔊
  • 6. No grass would mean no food for cows and sheep. 🔊
  • 7. What I mean is his nature. 🔊
  • 8. I have told you what I mean to do. 🔊
  • 9. But I did not mean to vex him. 🔊
  • 10. I only mean I am tired of singing. 🔊
  • 11. Not but what I mean to go anyhow, for that matter. 🔊
  • 12. I'm sure I don't mean to. 🔊
  • 13. But you mean Mr. Sandford. 🔊
  • 14. But I mean exactly what I say. 🔊
  • 15. But what mean you? CHAR. 🔊
  • 16. I don't mean he respected him. 🔊
  • 17. I mean that the story isn't worth it. 🔊
  • 18. Say, you don't mean my aunt? 🔊
  • 19. I mean as to body and limbs; with the face there was a difference. 🔊
  • 20. In the mean time day declined, and no messenger returned from Tusculum. 🔊
  • 21. Twice already have I vainly pursued the fellow; this time I mean to catch him. 🔊
  • 22. I don't mean good in the sense of smart or skilful in his trade. 🔊
  • 23. A ruler's every act and word may mean the ruin or the salvation of thousands. 🔊
  • 24. I mean I have not told all that happened in the dream's fulfilment. 🔊

How to use Mean in Sentences?

  • 1. You mean to say that you charge thirteen dollars for these damned inhuman hospitalities of yours? 🔊
  • 2. But at present we do not mean to touch this argument; we shall reserve it for another work. 🔊
  • 3. A tiny dot may mean the whole city with hundreds of homes, factories and other buildings. 🔊
  • 4. What mean these wrinkles on thy noble brow, which I have never seen there before? 🔊
  • 5. However, I do not mean to moralize; but one cannot always sink the philosopher. 🔊
  • 6. She took her pure, sensitive, mean little soul away to Fremantle or somewhere in that direction. 🔊
  • 7. It may save you some trouble and expense, if I say right here and now, that I mean to have it! 🔊
  • 8. Leibnitz does not mean that evil proceeds from abstract ideas, before they are embodied in the creation of real moral agents. 🔊
  • 9. This was clearly the only entrance, and he did not mean to be taken unawares by whatever danger there might have been lurking outside. 🔊
  • 10. Now this language means something according to the system of nature; but what does it mean according to the system of necessity? 🔊
  • 11. For he did not want the quest to be given up, since it would mean her going away with her two attendant grey-heads to the other side of the world. 🔊