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means

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. means, agency, way(noun)

    how a result is obtained or an end is achieved

    "a means of control"; "an example is the best agency of instruction"; "the true way to success"

  2. means(noun)

    an instrumentality for accomplishing some end

  3. means, substance(noun)

    considerable capital (wealth or income)

    "he is a man of means"

Wiktionary

  1. means(Noun)

    Resources; riches.

Freebase

  1. Means

    Means was a Christian Post-hardcore/Melodic hardcore band from Regina, Saskatchewan. The band was formed in 2001 under the name of Means 2 An End as a 3-piece by main-songwriter/lyricist Matt Goud. They were originally from the small city of Dauphin, Manitoba. In 2003, they relocated to Regina, SK. They eventually integrated more and more elements of hardcore into their sound and dropped "2 An End" from their name. After many years of touring, the band began to accumulate a large fanbase. It was around this time, in 2005, that original bassist Blair Roberts quit to pursue a family. He was replaced by Dylan Johnstone. They remained a 3-piece until mid-2006 when Todd joined so Dylan could switch to lead vocals. This era of the band saw them switch to a mainly Metalcore sound inspired by Shai Hulud and Misery Signals.The group toured in the US and Canada constantly, and was featured in the June 2007 issue of Alternative Press magazine as well as multiple other publications. Their 2007 album, Sending You Strength, was released in the US on Facedown Records. Means disbanded after a series of farewell shows in select Canadian cities as well as a few US cities. They played their final show to a sold-out crowd at the Riddell Centre in the University of Regina on November 28, 2008. This show was captured on video and given out to friends of the band.

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  1. means

    Song lyrics by means -- Explore a large variety of song lyrics performed by means on the Lyrics.com website.

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'means' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #774

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'means' in Written Corpus Frequency: #514

  3. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'means' in Nouns Frequency: #474

Anagrams for means »

  1. mensa, Mensa

  2. manse

  3. manes

  4. amens

  5. names

  6. Mensa

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of means in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of means in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Ernest Fann:

    It means a lot.

  2. Dejan Stojanovic:

    Creating means living.

  3. Christine Daniels:

    Snowflake means purity

  4. Gabi Shull:

    Dancing means a lot to me.

  5. Christine Daniels:

    Christmas time means dreams

Images & Illustrations of means

  1. meansmeansmeans

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