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What does “pulchritude” mean?
Everything depends on what you mean by the word “free.”
When you shake your head it usually means “no.”
For most people, Paris means romance.
His behavior doesn’t mean that he doesn’t like you.
I took their silence to mean disapproval.
I know they didn’t mean our family any disrespect.
She had never meant him any real harm.
Whoops! I didn’t mean to step on your toe.
I mean to leave that meeting with a new contract.
It was our secret – I didn’t mean for you to tell him.
We didn’t mean for you to lose your job.
This development could mean that the lawsuit will be dropped.
The new agreement means accepting lower wages.
No, I don’t mean her; I mean the tall woman.
Oh well – it was just not meant to be.
You mean we do the work and you get the money?
“He’s so hard to talk to.” “I know what you mean.”
“Nobody’s going to support her if she acts like that.” “I see what you mean.”
After yesterday, your apologies mean nothing.
It was just one little kiss and it didn’t mean anything.
This is the American English definition of mean. View British English definition of mean.