mean

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  • 复数:means;
  • 过去式:meant;
  • 过去分词:meant;
  • 现在分词:meaning;
  • 第三人称单数:means;
  • 比较级:meaner;
  • 最高级:meanest;
  • 名词:meanness;
  • 形容词:meanly;
  • 例句
    英语名言
    同义词解析
    • 以下这两个动词均有"想要,打算" 的意思
      intend较正式用词,但常用,指对未来的行动做出打算,并力争实现。
      mean口语多用,指怀有作某事的想法或希望得到某物,特别用于效果不好而动机良好的场合。
    • 以下这些形容词均有"卑鄙的,卑贱的,卑下的" 的意思
      low指行为卑鄙、可耻、下文明,可引申指庸俗。
      mean暗示狠毒、贪婪、缺乏尊严感等为人们所不耻的卑鄙、自私、渺小的行为。
      cheap侧旨人或物的品质低劣下贱。
      shabby指行为的不公和卑劣而使人感到不屑和轻蔑。
    • 以下这些动词均含有"表示……的意思" 的意思
      mean最普通用词。指文字或符号等所表示的各种明确的或含蓄的意义。
      imply侧重用文字或符号表示的联想,暗示。
      indicate指明显的表示。
      represent指体现或代表。
      denote指某一词字面或狭义的意思,或指某些符号或迹象的特指含义。
      signify指用文字、说话或表情等表示单纯的意思。
      suggest通常指暗含地、隐晦地表达意思。
    词组
    • I mean
      used to clarify or correct a statement or to introduce a justification or explanation 我想,我说,我的意思是(用于澄清或纠正,或用于提出理由、解释)
    • mean business
      be in earnest 认真,热心
    • mean to say
      [usu. in questions]really admit or intend to say 意思是说;想说
    • mean well
      have good intentions, but not always the ability to carry them out 用意是好的,初衷是好的
    • mean streets
      used in reference to a socially deprived area of a city, or one which is noted for violence and crime 贫民街区;治安混乱的城区
    • no mean —
      denoting something very good of its kind 很好的,很棒的
    • mean business【非正式用语】
      To be in earnest. 急切,迫切
    • by all means
      Without fail; certainly. 当然;当然可以
    • by any means
      In any way possible; in any case 用尽各种可能的办法;无论如何
    • by means of
      With the use of; owing to 使用;由于
    • by no means
      In no sense; certainly not 并没有;绝不
    柯林斯高阶英汉双解学习词典释义
    英汉词典释义
    英英词典释义
    • Noun
      1. an average of n numbers computed by adding some function of the numbers and dividing by some function of n
    • Verb
      1. mean or intend to express or convey;
      "You never understand what I mean!""what do his words intend?"
      2. have as a logical consequence;
      "The water shortage means that we have to stop taking long showers"
      3. denote or connote;
      "`maison' means `house' in French""An example sentence would show what this word means"
      4. have in mind as a purpose;
      "I mean no harm""I only meant to help you""She didn't think to harm me""We thought to return early that night"
      5. have a specified degree of importance;
      "My ex-husband means nothing to me""Happiness means everything"
      6. intend to refer to;
      "I'm thinking of good food when I talk about France""Yes, I meant you when I complained about people who gossip!"
      7. destine or designate for a certain purpose;
      "These flowers were meant for you"
    • Adjective
      1. approximating the statistical norm or average or expected value;
      "the average income in New England is below that of the nation""of average height for his age""the mean annual rainfall"
      2. characterized by malice;
      "a hateful thing to do""in a mean mood"
      3. having or showing an ignoble lack of honor or morality;
      "that liberal obedience without which your army would be a base rabble"- Edmund Burke"taking a mean advantage""chok'd with ambition of the meaner sort"- Shakespeare"something essentially vulgar and meanspirited in politics"
      4. excellent;
      "famous for a mean backhand"
      5. marked by poverty befitting a beggar;
      "a beggarly existence in the slums""a mean hut"
      6. used of persons or behavior; characterized by or indicative of lack of generosity;
      "a mean person""he left a miserly tip"
      7. used of sums of money; so small in amount as to deserve contempt
    行业词典
    • 体育: 平均数;一般水平;
      农学: [平]均数;
      医学: 平均数:在某种意义上代表一组数字的中值的数;算术均数;均值:在概率和统计中,指随机变量的期望值,即随着样本数的无限增加(如果存在极限),样本均值趋向集中到的一个极限值,符号为μ;
      数学: 均值;