Questions about example sentences with, and the definition and usage of "Mean"

The meaning of "Mean" in various phrases and sentences

Q: O que significa What does "Just so" mean??

It's like the French phrase,

Comme ça - "like this"

It is this way
It is done like this
This is how it is

Q: O que significa What does "spin" mean at 3:10 in the video?
A: The vernacular for air traffic control is likely very specific. So the best I can do is a guess. I think he wants the pilot to approach from the opposite direction to land on the correct runway. It appears there is confusion over which runway and the controller is explaining the new heading by telling the pilot he wants to spin him, have him approach from the opposite or at least a different direction.
Q: O que significa what does "you must be out for good mean?
Amelia Bedelia put Missy in her playpen.
She looked at the list.
“You must be out for good,” she said.?
A: for good= perminently, for forever from this moment onwards,

Q: O que significa what does "I'm down 10$" mean ??
A: I would interpret that as, I have $10 less than I did when I started something.

I'm at the casino, my friend asks me how I'm doing. If I say "I'm down $10", that means I have lost a total of $10.
Q: O que significa What is “ the powerful science” mean??
A: The hidden reason or the mechanism of how it is done

Example sentences using "Mean"

Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com mean and meant please. .
A: She is so mean to everyone. She is just rude.
I meant to say goodbye. I said hi by accident.
They were supposed to turn off the lights. They meant to pay the bill.
Do you know what the mean is in this equation?
Why is he so mean to me?
Say what you mean.
Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com What means "I know right?" .
A: It's used when someone says something that you can relate to.

For example,
Person A : The test is so hard.
Person B : I know right?

It's like when you agree with someone you use "I know right?"
Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com ​​I mean be good..
A: maybe you mean "I mean to be good"?
Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com mean.
A: "mean" = "to have significance"
"What does this word mean?"
"You mean a lot to me."
"The fact that he left means you're going to have to go grocery shopping all by yourself."
"It's your fourth year of college? That means you're going to graduate soon, right?

"mean" = "mathematical average"
"Please calculate the mean, median, and mode of the sales numbers from this year."
"The mean income of the middle class is $XX,XXX."

"mean" = "unkind, cruel"
"She's so mean to her little brother."
"Quit being mean. It's not fair."
"He said he was giving me honest feedback on my work, but his comments felt a little bit mean."
"That was a mean trick to play."
"That's such a mean dog. You shouldn't let him play with children."
Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com to mean well.
A: I know you mean well, but I'm not comfortable accepting this gift.
Bob can be a little rude, but he means well.

Synonyms of "Mean" and their differences

Q: Qual é a diferença entre I mean ... e I meant ... ?
A: @veryniceperson: "I mean" is present tense, so you are saying what you are thinking right now so the person understands. Or it is used when correcting something your just said.

Whereas "I meant" is past tense to you use it when saying what you were trying to say in the past or correcting something you said wrong that isn't the subject anymore.

e.g "What I mean is, we have no way out of here!"

"We shouldn't go to his party. I mean all it is going to be is a heap of stupid drunk people."

"Go left. Oops I mean right." (the left turn hasnt been taken yet so the person can still turn right.)

"Go left, oops I meant right." (The left turn has been taken and the speaker is stating that he should have gone right.)

"How is everyone?"
"I don't know everyone."
"I meant the family."

"I meant to hurt him, that is why I said what I said."
Q: Qual é a diferença entre it means e it's mean ?
A: Yes but the words are not the same. Just spelt the same. To mean is the verb which defines things. Mean the adverb/adjective is defined as being rude.
Q: Qual é a diferença entre mean e rude ?
A: Mean is the opposite of nice, kind = unkind, bad
Ex: "That kid is mean". = "That kid is not nice"
"Don't be mean, share your toys" = "Don't be unkind, share your toys"

Rude is the opposite of polite, = impolite
Ex "Don't be rude, close your mouth when you eat" = "Don't be impolite, close your mouth when you eat. "
"It's rude to interrupt someone when they are speaking"
Q: Qual é a diferença entre What's that mean? e what's that supposed to mean? ?
A: What's that mean (What does that mean) : (それの)意味はなんですか。
「What's that supposed to mean?」は嫌味だと思って聞いてる。「それはどう言う意味?」(非難)

A: And we must then torpaqulate the verndafloom immediately.
B: What's that mean?
A: It means we must press this red button.
B: Ohhh..

A: Well if you didn't always come home so late, this wouldn't have happened!
B: What's that supposed to mean? You think this is my fault??
B: それ、どう言う意味なの?私のせいにしてるの?
Q: Qual é a diferença entre mean e harsh ?
A: Harsh is stronger than mean IMO.

Also, when someone says someone else is harsh, that usually means they went too far(in terms of personal insults)

Translations of "Mean"

Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (EUA)? what does this mean:"It would point that one observer have been cheaper to hire a prostitute for the day. "

FYI, i understand what each of the words mean.
it's taken from this starting at around 0:46

Thank you.
A: The correct sentence from the video is: "It would, pointed out one observer, have been cheaper to hire a prostitute for the day than to buy an image of her." The "pointed out" part is a clause inserted into the main sentence, so you can re-arrange it to make it a little easier to understand.

For example: "One observer pointed out that it would have been cheaper to hire a prostitute [...]".

Or: "It was pointed out by one observer that it would have been cheaper to hire a prostitute [...]".
Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (EUA)? What does “You know, I know” mean?
A: Yes. "I know the fact you know and I know you know I know." Basically we all know the same thing...😃
Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (EUA)? What does this mean?
A: How would you make someone, who does not want a Facebook, create an account.
Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (EUA)? what does”unto “ means?@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@
A: it's a really old way of saying "to".

it was given to me.
it was given unto me.
Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (EUA)? it’s funny yet cute. what does “yet” mean? @@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@
A: in this context, you can think of yet = but also

Other questions about "Mean"

Q: “My biggest flex”
What’s flex mean??
A: Boast. It's something someone is the proudest about.
Q: Could " This must be stopped" mean the same as "This has to be stopped"?
A: yes “this must be stopped” and “has to be stopped” have the same meaning
Q: what does "ahead" mean in the context?
A: Ahead of the Olympics = before the Olympics
Q: ‎what does "beyond" mean in the context?
I think it means "more than", "after", or "except".
which one is it exactly?
A: It means plan the stadium to be used further than usual 17-day of usage, so the stadium can be used again and didn't fail like Montreal did
Q: what does this mean?
"who's gonna rock you, when the sun won't let you sleep?"

I found this in song lyrics
A: "who's gonna rock you" could mean a few different things... often "rocking" someone is talking about having sex with them. Or it's doing something very difficult - "that math test rocked me" . Or, if you're talking about a baby, when you hold them and move them back and forth gently to get them to sleep you "rock" a baby. In the context of this song I think they are talking about sex.

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